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 Formulary Chapter 4: Central nervous system - Full Chapter
04.09.01  Expand sub section  Dopaminergic drugs used in Parkinsons disease
04.09.01  Expand sub section  Dopamine receptor agonists
04.09.01  Expand sub section  Levodopa
Co-Beneldopa (Madopar®)
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Formulary
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Co-Beneldopa Capsule 12.5mg/50mg
Co-Beneldopa Capsule 25mg/100mg
Co-Beneldopa Capsule 25mg/100mg M/R
Co-Beneldopa Capsule 50mg/200mg
Co-Beneldopa Tablet Dispersible 12.5mg/50mg S/F
Co-Beneldopa Tablet Dispersible 25mg/100mg S/F

 
Link  UKMI Q&A: Guidance on converting from MR formulation to dispersible tablets
   
Co-careldopa and entacapone (Stanek®)
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Please prescribe by brand Stanek® (equivalent to stalevo®) as more cost effective

Stanek 50 mg/12.5 mg/200 mg
Stanek 75 mg/18.75 mg/200mg
Stanek 100 mg/25 mg/200 mg
Stanek 125 mg/31.25 mg/200 mg
Stanek 150 mg/37.5 mg/200 mg
Stanek 175 mg/43.75 mg/200 mg
Stanek 200 mg/50 mg/200 mg


Ingredients are levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone

 
   
04.09.01  Expand sub section  Monoamine-oxidase-B inhibitors
04.09.01  Expand sub section  Catachol-O-methyltransferase inhibitors to top
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 Non Formulary Items
Co-Careldopa  (Half Sinemet ®CR)

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Non Formulary prescribe generically
 
Co-Careldopa  (Sinemet Plus®)

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Non Formulary

prescribe generically

 
Co-Careldopa  (Sinemet®)

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Non Formulary prescribe generically
 
Co-Careldopa  (Sinemet® CR)

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Non Formulary prescribe generically
 
Co-Careldopa and Entacapone  (Stalevo®)

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Non Formulary The stalevo® brand is non formulary as stanek® is more cost effective
 
Co-Careldopa Intestinal Gel

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Non Formulary This is a Specialised Drug which would not be routinely commissioned by CCGs for Parkinson's disease. This would go through a South Staffs CCGs Individual Funding Request (IFR)
 
  
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Scottish Medicines Consortium
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Controlled Drug
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High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
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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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