Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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9 Nutrition and blood
09-01-03 Iron overload

Deferasirox
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    • CUHFT: Commissioned by NHSE for Iron chelation in sickle cell anaemia and Iron chelation in thalassaemia. Not routinely commissioned for Iron chelation in Myelodysplastic Syndrome



 




    • NWAFT: Deferasirox is only for patients intolerant to or poorly compliant with desferrioxamine. It is NOT for patients with myelodysplastic syndromes. Funding approval is required



 




    • Tariff excluded for chronic iron overload



 




    • Non-formulary at all other Trusts



 


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Deferiprone Ferriprox®
Restricted

 




    • CUHFT: Commissioned by NHSE for Iron chelation in sickle cell anaemia and Iron chelation in thalassaemia. Not routinely commissioned by either NHSE or CCG for Iron chelation in Myelodysplastic Syndrome



 




    • Non formulary at all other trusts



 


Restricted Drug Red Hospital View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
Desferrioxamine Mesilate
Restricted

  • NWAFT and RPH: Formulary

  • Tariff Excluded for chronic iron overload

  • CUHFT: Not routinely commissioned by either NHSE or CCG for Iron chelation in Myelodysplastic Syndrome

  • Non-formulary at all other Trusts


Restricted Drug Red Hospital View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF  HCD
Ravulizumab Ultomiris®
Non Formulary

Grey View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF