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 Formulary Chapter 6: Endocrine system - Full Chapter
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Diagnostic and monitoring agents for diabetes mellitus
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Primary care guidance

 
 
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Oral glucose tolerance test
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Flash Glucose monitoring
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Blood glucose meters-all patients with Type 2 Diabetes and all patients with Type 1
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These meters should be used unless the patient meets the specific criteria listed in the other categories

GlucoRx Q meter
First Choice
Blue

Compatible strips

  • Gluco Rx Q® Test Strips
 
FineTest Lite
First Choice
Blue

Compatible strips

  • FineTest Lite Blood Glucose Test Strips
 
Accu-chek Performa Nano
Formulary
Blue

Compatible strips

  • Accu-chek Performa Test strips
 
   
TEE 2+
Formulary
Blue

Compatible strips

  • TEE 2 test strips
 
   
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Blood Ketone Meters Used in Type 1 Diabetes Only to top
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Higher-cost Test Strips that CAN ONLY BE PRESCRIBED IN SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Talking blood glucose meters
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Section Title Section Title (top level)
Section Title Section Title (sub level)
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Non Formulary Item Non Formulary section
Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
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Link to adult BNF
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Link to children's BNF
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Link to SPCs
SMC
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Blue

For routine prescribing in primary and secondary care.   

Green

Initiated (if clinically urgent) or advised (if non-urgent) by specialist in secondary care, prescribing can be continued in primary care.   

Amber

Shared care  

Red Hospital

Hospital only  

Double Red

There should be no prescribing of these drugs  

Mixed

The traffic light of the drug is dependant on the indication. Please see individual drug entry for details  

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