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 Formulary Chapter 4: Central nervous system - Full Chapter
04.07.04.02  Expand sub section  Prophylaxis of migraine
Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox)
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Link  NICE TA260: Botulinum toxin type A for the prevention of headaches in adults with chronic migraine
   
ErenumabBlack Triangle (Aimovig)
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Restriction: In line with NICE Guidance only

 
Link  NICE TA682: Erenumab for preventing migraine
   
FremanezumabBlack Triangle (Ajovy)
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BlueTeq

Restriction: In line with NICE Guidance only

 
Link  NICE TA631: Fremanezumab for preventing migraine
   
GalcanezumabBlack Triangle (Emgality)
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BlueTeq

Restriction: In line with NICE Guidance only

 
Link  NICE TA659: Galcanezumab for preventing migraine
   
Pizotifen
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Pizotifen Malate_Tab 1.5mg
Pizotifen Malate_Tab 500microgram

Liquid Preparations are Unlicensed and Expensive

 
   
Propranolol
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See Section 2.4

See link for Chapter 2.4.9 
Link  Beta-Adrenoceptor blocking Drugs - Propanolol Hydrochloride
   
Topiramate Tablets
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Topiramate Tabs 25mg
Topiramate Tabs 50mg
Topiramate Tabs 100mg
Topiramate Tabs 200mg

 
Link  Control of the Epilepsies - Topiramate
   
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Clonidine Hydrochloride

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Clonidine Hydrochloride  (Catapres®)

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Clonidine Hydrochloride  (Dixarit®)

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Clonidine Hydrochloride  (Dixarit)

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Methysergide  (Deseril)

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

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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.  

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