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 Formulary Chapter 2: Cardiovascular system - Full Chapter
02.04  Expand sub section  Beta-adrenoceptor blocking drugs
Atenolol
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Formulary
Green
Atenolol Tablet 25mg
Atenolol Tablet 50mg
Atenolol Tablet 100mg
Atenolol Oral Solution 25mg/5ml SF

25mg - 50mg dose ONLY needed in hypertension
100mg is useful in Angina patients.
 
   
Bisoprolol
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Green

Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 1.25mg
Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 2.5mg
Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 3.75mg
Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 5mg
Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 7.5mg
Bisoprolol Fumarate Tablet 10mg

 
   
Carvedilol
(Heart Failure ONLY)
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Green
Carvedilol Tablet 3.125mg
Carvedilol Tablet 6.25mg
Carvedilol Tablet 12.5mg
Carvedilol Tablet 25mg

 
   
Metoprolol Tartrate
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Green
Metoprolol Tartrate Tablet 50mg
Metoprolol Tartrate Tablet 100mg
 
   
Propranolol Hydrochloride
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Green

Propranolol HCl Tablet 10mg
Propranolol HCl Tablet 40mg
Propranolol HCl Tablet 80mg
Propranolol HCl Tablet 160mg
Propranolol MR Capsule 80mg
Propranolol MR Capsule 160mg
Propranolol Oral Solution 5mg/5ml
Propranolol Oral Solution 10mg/5ml
Propranolol Oral Solution 40mg/5ml
Propranolol Oral Solution 50mg/5ml


Prescribe MR capsules generically as more cost-effective(Applicable in Primary care only)





 
   
Labetalol
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Amber
Labetalol HCl Tablet 50mg
Labetalol HCl Tablet 100mg
Labetalol HCl Tablet 200mg
Labetalol HCl Tablet 400mg
 
   
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 Non Formulary Items
Acebutolol  (Sectral®)

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Non Formulary
 
Atenolol and Co-amilozide  (Kalten)

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Non Formulary
 
Atenolol and Nifedipine  (Beta-Adalat)

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Non Formulary
 
Atenolol and Nifedipine  (Tenif)

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Non Formulary
 
Celiprolol Hydrochloride

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Non Formulary
 
Co-amilozide

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Non Formulary
 
Co-flumactone

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Non Formulary
 
Co-tenidone (atenolol and chlortalidone)

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Non Formulary
 
Co-triamterzide

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Non Formulary
 
Dyazide

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Non Formulary
 
Esmolol

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Non Formulary
 
Frusene

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Non Formulary
 
Kalspare

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Non Formulary
 
Lasilactone

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Non Formulary
 
Metoprolol Tartrate  (Betaloc®)

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Non Formulary
 
Metoprolol Tartrate  (Betaloc-SA®)

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Non Formulary
 
Metoprolol Tartrate  (Lopresor®)

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Non Formulary
 
Metoprolol Tartrate  (Lopresor® SR)

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Non Formulary
 
Nadolol  (Corgard®)

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Non Formulary
 
Navispare

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Non Formulary
 
Nebivolol  (Nebilet)

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Non Formulary
 
Oxprenolol Hydrochloride

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Non Formulary
 
Oxprenolol Hydrochloride  (Slow-Trasicor®)

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Non Formulary
 
Oxprenolol Hydrochloride  (Trasicor®)

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Non Formulary
 
Oxprenolol Hydrochloride and Cyclopenthiazide  (Trasidrex)

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Non Formulary
 
Pindolol

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Non Formulary
 
Pindolol  (Visken®)

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Non Formulary
 
Pindolol and Clopamide  (Viskaldix)

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Non Formulary
 
Propranolol Hydrochloride  (Half-Inderal® LA)

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Non Formulary
 
Propranolol Hydrochloride  (Inderal®)

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Non Formulary
 
Propranolol Hydrochloride  (Inderal® LA)

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Non Formulary
 
Sotalol Hydrochloride  (Beta-Cardone)

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Non Formulary
 
Sotalol Hydrochloride  (Sotacor)

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Non Formulary
 
Timolol

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Non Formulary
 
Timolol Maleate and Bendroflumethiazide  (Prestim)

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Non Formulary
 
Timolol Maleate and Co-amilozide  (Moducren)

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First Choice Item First Choice item
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Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
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Link to SPCs
SMC
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

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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