Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines
Key to symbols The medicine should be initiated by, or on the advice of a specialist, but is suitable for continuation by a GP The medicine should only be used and prescribed by a specialist Indicates the preferred choice within a class or group of medicines
The medicine should be initiated by, or on the advice of a specialist, but is suitable for continuation by a GP
The medicine should only be used and prescribed by a specialist
Indicates the preferred choice within a class or group of medicines
3. Respiratory system

3.3. Cromoglicate and related therapy, leukotriene receptor antagonists, and phosphodiesterase type-4 inh

3.3.2. Leukotriene receptor antagonists

Preferred List
MONTELUKAST

Restrictions: Use for seasonal allergic rhinitis was not accepted by SMC and this indication is non-Formulary.

Prescribing Notes:

Not currently licensed for the use in COPD

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3.3.3. Phosphodiesterase type-4 inhibitors

No medicines from this class are included in the Formulary

3.3.1. Cromoglicate and related therapy

Total Formulary
CROMOGLICATE SODIUM