NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Prescribing
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3 Respiratory system

3.11 Antifibrotics

Total Formulary
NINTEDANIB (OFEV) (capsules)

Restrictions: Restricted to specialist use for the treatment of adults with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) with a predicted forced vital capacity (FVC) of less than or equal to 80% where an Interstitial Lung Disease Multidisciplinary Team has agreed it is appropriate.

PIRFENIDONE (capsules)

Restrictions: Restricted to specialist use only in patients with a predicted forced vital capacity (FVC) less than or equal to 80% where an Interstitial Lung Disease Multidisciplinary Team has agreed it is appropriate.

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/PHP33262-pirfenidone.htm