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

Guideline News June 2018

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Suboxone and anaesthesia

Anticoagulation and antiplatelet management in pleural disease

Medical management of endometriosis


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Mental Health Services symptomatic relief policy

Patient self management of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) in labour

Hormone Replacement Therapy Prescribing

Invasive candidiasis in non haemato oncology patients

Management of insomnia

Management of relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

Lyme disease NG95


*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 16/07/18