NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines
Medicines Update

Guideline News Aug 2018

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Myasthenia Gravis or Lambert-Eaton Myasthenia Syndrome - medicines that may affect patients 


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Chronic non malignant pain - opioid guideline

Rivaroxaban, treatment of DVT or PE

Suspected Clostridium Difficile Infection management

Antenatal insulin regime

Chickenpox in pregnancy

Antenatal and daycare hypertension guidelines

Ranibizumab for wet age related macular degeneration


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

No relevant updates

*NICE Guidelines are developed for prescribers in NHS England and Wales and as such may not always follow NHS Scotland prescribing policy e.g. SMC advice.  They should always be used in conjunction with relevant NHSGGC Formulary and Clinical Guidelines.


Published 10/09/18