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 Formulary Chapter 12: Ear, nose and oropharynx - Full Chapter
12.03  Expand sub section  Drugs acting on the oropharynx
12.03.01  Expand sub section  Drugs for oral ulceration and inflammation
Benzydamine (Difflam)
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Benzydamine HCl_Mthwsh 0.15% S/F
Difflam_Oral Rinse Soln 0.15%

   Self Care Self Care Medicine-Available OTC for self-care for oral ulceration and inflammation.

 

 
   
Hydrocortisone (Corlan)
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Corlan_Pellets 2.5mg
 
   
12.03.02  Expand sub section  Oropharyngeal anti-infective drugs
12.03.02  Expand sub section  Oropharyngeal Fungal infections
Miconazole Oral Gel (Daktarin)
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Daktarin®miconazole 20mg/g oromucosal gel

 

   Self Care Self Care Medicine  Self Care Medicine. Available to purchase over the counter for fungal and associated bacterial infections of the mouth and throat in adults and children 4 months and over.

1 measuring spoon (provided) is equivalent to 124 mg miconazole per 5mL gel.

 
   
Nystatin Oral Suspension (Nystan)
(Nystan)
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12.03.02  Expand sub section  Oropharyngeal Viral infections to top
Chlorhexidine mouthwash
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Chlorhexidine gluconate 0.2% mouthwash

 

  Self Care Self Care Medicine-Available OTC for self-care for the prevention of dental caries.

 

 

 
   
12.03.03  Expand sub section  Lozenges and sprays
12.03.04  Expand sub section  Mouthwashes, gargles, and dentifrices
12.03.05  Expand sub section  Treatment of dry mouth
12.03.05  Expand sub section  Local Treatment
A. S. Saliva Orthana
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This is a saliva substitute recommended for use in dentate patients by NICE. This product is also lower cost than Glandosane, which remains on the formulary. 
   
Glandosane
(Glandosane should not to given to dentate patients as it is Acidic)
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Glandosane_A/Spy 50ml (Lem)
Glandosane_A/Spy 50ml (Peppermint)
 
   
Gelclair
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Restricted Drug Restricted
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12.03.05  Expand sub section  Systemic treatment to top
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 Non Formulary Items
Aciclovir

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Non Formulary
 
Amphotericin Lozenges  (Fungilin)

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Non Formulary
 
Antacid with Oxetacaine

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Non Formulary
 
Benzocaine

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Non Formulary
 
Betamethasone

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Non Formulary
 
Biotene Oralbalance

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Non Formulary
 
BioXtra

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Non Formulary
 
Caphosol

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Non Formulary
 
Carmellose Sodium  (Orabase)

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Non Formulary
 
Carmellose Sodium  (Orahesive®)

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Non Formulary
 
Cetylpyridinium, Chlrocresol, Lidocaine  (Anbesol)

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Non Formulary
 
Chlorhexidine & Chlorobutanol  (Eludril)

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Non Formulary
 
Chlorhexidine mouthwash

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Non Formulary
 
Choline Salicylate  (Bonjela Adult)

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Non Formulary
 
Doxycycline

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Doxycycline

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Non Formulary
 
Doxycycline  (Periostat®)

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Non Formulary
 
Flurbiprofen lozenge

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Non Formulary
 
Gelclair

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Non Formulary
 
Hydrogen Peroxide

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Non Formulary
 
Hydrogen Peroxide  (Peroxyl)

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Non Formulary
 
Lidocaine 10% mouth spray

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Non Formulary
 
Lidocaine 5% ointment

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Non Formulary
 
Lidocaine and Cetylpyridinium  (Dentinox Teething Gel)

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Non Formulary
 
Lidocaine and Chlorhexidine  (Instillagel)

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Non Formulary Is formulary for use in incontinence patients see chapter 27
 
Lidocaine and Phenylephrine  (Cophenalcaine)

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Non Formulary
 
Luborant

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Non Formulary
 
Miconazole  (Daktarin)

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Non Formulary
 
Mouth Swabs

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Non Formulary
 
pilocarpine Hydrochloride  (Salagen®)

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Non Formulary
 
Povidone Iodine  (Betadine®)

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Non Formulary
 
Salicylates - Salicylic acid  (Pyralvex®)

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Non Formulary
 
Salinum

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Non Formulary
 
Saliveze

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Non Formulary
 
Salivix

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Non Formulary
 
Sodium Chloride

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Non Formulary
 
SST

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Non Formulary
 
Thymol

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Non Formulary
 
Tranexamic Acid Mouthwash

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Non Formulary
 
Triamcinolone Acetonide 0.1% in Adhesive Basis  (Adcortyl in Orabase)

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Non Formulary
 
Xerotin(r)  (Xerotin®)

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Non Formulary
 
  
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Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Red

Drugs which require special consideration. These are drugs for Consultant Prescribing ONLY. They should not be prescribed in Primary Care.  

Amber

Drugs that should be initiated by a Specialist but are suitable for continuation in Primary Care. For some drugs there may be a Ricad in place to aid the transition to primary care.  

Amber E

Drugs that should be initiated by a Specialist but are suitable for continuation in Primary Care but also require and ESCA (Shared Care Agreement)   

Green

Suitable first-line drugs for implementation in Primary Care  

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