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13.12  Expand sub section  Antiperspirants
Aluminium chloride hexahydrate 20%
(alcoholic solution in a roll-on bottle)
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First Choice
Green

Self Care Self Care Medicine. Can be purchased OTC.

 
Propantheline bromide (Pro-Banthine)
(tablets)
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Second Choice
Green

note For hyperhidrosis (licensed indication), or consider oxybutynin or trospium (off-label).

 
   
Botulinum toxin type A
(injection)
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Formulary
Red
High Cost Medicine

Restricted Item Dermatology only. For severe hyperhidrosis.

 
Link  DPC Agreed Indications Botulinum Toxin (September 2013)
   
Glycopyrronium (glycopyrrolate) 0.05%
(aqueous topical solution)
Formulary
Amber Initiation

note From British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) Specials List 2014

unlicensed Unlicensed

Restricted Item Dermatology only - for use in iontophoresis, second-line to tap water. To be initiated in secondary care.

 
   
Glycopyrronium (glycopyrrolate) 2% (Formula A)
(in cetomacrogol cream)
Formulary
Red

note From British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) Specials List 2014

unlicensed Unlicensed

Restricted Item Dermatology only.

 
   
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Status Description

Green

Suitable for prescribing by all in both primary and secondary care.  

Amber Recommended

Specialist recommended but suitable for continuation in primary care.  

Amber Initiation

Specialist initiated but suitable for continuation in primary care.  

Amber SCG

Specialist initiated and for continuation in primary care under a locally approved shared care guideline.  

Red

Suitable for prescribing in specialist settings (secondary care) only.   

Red Specialist Centre

Secondary care medicines to be used under specialised commissioning arrangements only.  

Blue

For primary care, either via FP10 or supplied through specialist services. These products may be stocked by hospital pharmacies only for supply to primary care units/wards or for continuing supplies for patients admitted on therapy.  

Black

Not recommended for use.  

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