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

The following non-medicines formularies have been approved for use within the NHSGGC health board area:

 

Formulary title Additional Information
NHS Scotland Formulary of Pre-labelled Medicines  for Unscheduled Care This Formulary lists the pre-packed medicines which should be routinely used across NHS Scotland.

 

To view the 2nd edition which was published in September 2012 click here

 

Compression Therapy Formulary: Hosiery and Bandages To view the latest version (November 2017) click here
Diabetes treatment accessories Blood Glucose Meter and Test Strip Formulary. To view the latest version (March 2018) - click here 

Insulin pen needles and lancets - preferred choices. To view the latest version (May 2017) click here
Gluten-Free Food Formulary To view the latest version (updated January 2018) click here 

Patients requiring further information about access to Gluten Free products click here

For any queries relating to this formulary please contact: Presupdiet@ggc.scot.nhs.uk
Low Protein Food Formulary 
To view the latest version (April 2016) click here
Metabolic Product Formulary 
To view the latest version (April 2016) click here
Oral and Enteral Nutrition Formulary  - Adult 
To view the latest version (updated January 2017) click here
Oral and Enteral Nutrition Formulary - Infant and Paediatric
To view the latest version (updated June 2014) click here
Stoma Care Prescribing Guideline
To view the latest version (updated November 2017) click here
Urology Formulary The Urology Formulary lists catheters and products recommended for use with catheters which should be used in NHSGGC along with their relevant ordering codes.  

 

To view the latest version of the Urology Formulary (August 2017) click here
Wound Product Formularies This is a joint formulary for primary care and the acute sector. To view the latest version of the Formulary (February 2018) click here 

 

Some wound products from the joint formulary have been selected for use in Primary Care as First Line dressings (February 2018) click here
 
Wound Product Prescribing Information (access from NHS computers only)  Clinical Guideline: Single use negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), wound management, Primary Care (July 2017) click here 

 

Protocol for the use of NPWT (rental device initiated in acute care) (June 2015) click here

 

Unlicensed medicines protocol: Prescribing larvae (September 2016) click here

 

SLWG Foam Silicone Characteristics (June 2017) click here

 

Scottish Government guidance on use of antimicrobial wound dressing (AWDs) click here

 

NHSGGC antimicrobial wound product specific advice (January 2018) click here