Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines

Guideline News Nov/Dec 19

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

No relevant updates 


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Protected antimicrobial policy

Parkinson’s Disease medication stocklist

Management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB)


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

Cannabis-based medicinal products NG144

Thyroid disease: assessment and management NG145

Diverticular disease: diagnosis and management NG147

Multiple sclerosis in adults: management CG186 (updated)

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and dyspepsia in adults: investigation and management CG184 (updated)

Diabetic foot problems: prevention and management NG19 (updated)

Menopause: diagnosis and management NG23 (updated)


*NICE Guidelines are developed for prescribers in NHS England and Wales and as such may not always follow NHS Scotland prescribing policy e.g. SMC advice.  They should always be used in conjunction with relevant NHSGGC Formulary and Clinical Guidelines.


Published 16/12/19. Medicines Update blogs are correct at the time of publication.