netFormulary NHS
Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG
North East Essex CCG
East Suffolk and North East Essex NHS Foundation Trust
 Formulary Chapter 5: Infections - Full Section

Primary care guidance

Antimicrobial formulary

Click here for Suffolk and North East Essex Primary care and A&E formulary 2020


Linezolid guidance

Linezolid should only be prescribed following a discussion with a consultant microbiologist. Please refer to the advice sheet (here) for information on monitoring and supply.


Hospital only guidance

Antimicrobial policy

Click here for Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust Antimicrobial policy (PDF)

Click here for Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust Antimicrobial policy app. This can be downloaded onto the hospital iPods and your personal phones/tablets.

Please note the PDF document this will only work if using a computer within the trust

Medication related guidelines

Management of Neutropenic Sepsis in Adult Cancer Patients Clinical Guideline

Numbers in brackets indicate counts of (Formulary items, Non Formulary items)
05.01.07 Some other antibacterials (0,4)
Rifaximin (1,0)
Fidaxomicin (1,0)
05.03 Antiviral drugs (0,1)
05.03.01 HIV infection (3,2)
Nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (15,4)
Protease inhibitors (9,2)
Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (2,1)
Other antiretrovirals (6,0)
Pharmacokinetic enhancers of anti-retrovirals (0,0)
Combination Products (0,0) Cytomegalovirus infection (2,2)
05.03.03 Viral hepatitis (0,0) Chronic hepatitis B (4,0) Chronic hepatitis C (10,0)
05.06 MISC (0,0)