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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
06.01.06  Expand sub section  Blood Ketone Meters Used in Type 1 Diabetes Only to top
CareSens Dual meter
First Choice
Blue

Only for Type I DM patients requiring tests for both blood glucose and ketones in one meter


Compatible test strips

  • CareSens Pro test strips
  • KetoSens Ketone test strips
 
KEYA Smart Blood glucose and ketone meter
Formulary
Green

Hospital recommendation only
Measures glucose and ketones in one strip


Compatible test strips

  • KEYA test strips
 
   
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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Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
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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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