Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines

Latest Medicines Updates & News -2020

Guideline News June 2020

Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Category - Medicines Update

Click on the following link to access new and updated clinical guidelines including NHSGGC, SIGN and NICE guidelines. Please note, all the links are on StaffNet and require NHSGGC network access.


Formulary Update (July 2020)

Posted: Monday, July 13, 2020

Category - Formulary Update

This post summarises the latest NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde decisions relating to new medicines assessed by SMC and considered by the Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee (ADTC) and uses a nationally developed format specifically aimed for patients and the public.

For full details of the medicines included in this post that are available for use, including any restrictions on prescribing, please see the relevant entry in the GGC Formulary


DOAC Patient Information Booklet

Posted: Monday, July 6, 2020

Category - Medicines Update

DOAC Patient Information Booklet Revised version now available Aim of booklet Direct Oral Anticoagulant (DOAC) Patient Information Booklet was developed for use across NHSGGC in 2018. A revised version is now avai...