DROP

... DROP-List for devices bulletin.    Rectal irrigation (DROP-List)  ...
These resources review the place in therapy for silk and antimicrobial garments to ensure to ensure prescribing is appropriate and excessive quantities of garments are not prescribed. The evidence to support ...
The DROP-List has always sought to support Medicines Optimisation principles, which detail that "treatments of limited clinical value are not used and medicines no longer required are stopped. Th ...
This bulletin is is part of our DROP list support bulletins and reviews the place in therapy for tadalafil once daily doses. It complements our resources on erectile dysfunction for which the supporting ...
Created on 31 May 2016
... patients on the appropriate use of sunscreens is available as a supporting resource. This resource will be added to the DROP list webkit.   Sunscreens  ...
Immediate release fentanyl has a NICE do not do as a first line treatment for breakthrough pain. This bulletin which is a DROP list support bulletin will focus on fentanyl immediate-release formulations ...
...  doses. An audit is available to support review of current prescribing.    Doselupin (DROP-List)  ...
The 2015/16 update of the DROP-List (v4.0) now incorporates the NICE do not dos that can easily be measured through prescribing data. An excel spreadsheet listing al the do not dos relating to medicines ...
The rubefacients bulletin supports the PrescQIPP DROP list. It reviews the place in therapy of the rubefacients which also have a nice do not do attached to them. An audit and patient letter are available ...
The vitamins and minerals DROP-List bulletin reviews the place in therapy for the multivitamin and mineral supplements and also the vitamin B complex products. They are not recommended for prescribing ...
Created on 09 July 2015
The 2015/16 update of the drop list now incorporates the NICE do not dos that can easily be measured through prescribing data. An excel spreadsheet listing al the do not dos relating to medicines has also ...
The infantile colic DROP-List bulletin covers the treatment of colic and the place in therapy for lactase, simeticone and gripe water products. Supporting materials include patient information leaflet ...
The lutein and antioxidant vitamins bulletin supports the DROP list. It discusses the lack of evidence available to support lutein and antioxidant vitamins as a treatment for the prevention of age related ...
... the NHS for travel as well as offering advice on developing a local policy on travel vaccines.  Travel Vaccines (DROP List)  ...
Created on 23 September 2014
This bulletin provides an overview of the information in the PrescQIPP DROP-List (Drugs to Review for Optimised Prescribing) bulletin on probiotics. It focuses on reviewing prescribing of probiotics ...
Oxycodone/naloxone prolonged release tablets feature on the PrescQIPP DROP-List (Drugs to Review for Optimised Prescribing). The bulletin and resources provide further information on the evidence base ...
Created on 12 February 2014
This bulletin is no. 15 on the PrescQIPP DROP-List and focuses on Tramacet® (paracetamol 325mg/tramadol 37.5mg) and provides the rationale for new patients to be initiated on paracetamol or paracetamol ...
Created on 05 February 2014
This bulletin is no. 18 on the PrescQIPP DROP-List and focuses on minocycline for the treatment of acne vulgaris and provides the rationale for new patients to be commenced on an alternative antibiotic ...
This bulletin is no. 12 on the PrescQIPP DROP-List and focuses on topical antifungal nail treatment, i.e. amorolfine 5% nail lacquer (Loceryl®, Curanail®, Omicur®), tioconazole 28% cutaneous ...
Created on 17 December 2013
... as the primary treatment option for women with hirsutism. It is no.19 on the PrescQIPP DROP-List and is the second PrescQIPP publication to contain a data pack and the new style briefing alongside the ...