Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
Formulary
 
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9 Nutrition and blood
09-06-02 Vitamin B group

Nicotinamide
Formulary

  • CUHFT only

  • Non formulary at all other trusts


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Pabrinex®
Formulary

  • Intramuscular (IM) Injection Ascorbic acid 500 mg, nicotinamide 160 mg, pyridoxine hydrochloride 50 mg, riboflavin 4 mg, thiamine hydrochloride 250 mg/7 mL

  • Intravenous (IV) Injection Ascorbic acid 500 mg, anhydrous glucose 1 g, nicotinamide 160 mg, pyridoxine hydrochloride 50 mg, riboflavin 4 mg, thiamine hydrochloride 250 mg/10 mL

Link  CUH: Alcohol Withdrawal Guideline
Link  CPFT Alcohol Detoxification (Inpatient) Prescribing Guidelines
Link  NICE: Alcohol dependence - diagnosis, assessment and management
Link  NICE: Management of alcohol-related physical complications
 

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Pyridoxine Hydrochloride
Restricted

 



  • Tablets may be crushed and dispersed in water.

  • Can be purchased from a Community Pharmacist. However, if a prescriber has particular concerns that a patient might not be able to, or is unwilling to self-care and treatment with a medication is required, then a prescription (FP10) should be considered.


 


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Riboflavin
Formulary

  • CUHFT only


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Thiamine
Formulary

  • Tablets may be crushed and dispersed in water.

  • Recommended for management of alcoholism in line with NICE Guideline NG100

  • Can be purchased from a Community Pharmacist. However, if a prescriber has particular concerns that a patient might not be able to, or is unwilling to self-care and treatment with a medication is required, then a prescription (FP10) should be considered. 

Link  C&PCCG: Review of patients on Vitamin B Compound Strong/Compound formulations and thiamine for the management of alcohol disorders in Primary Care
Link  CPFT: Community Alcohol Detox Guideline
Link  CUHFT: Acute Alcohol Withdrawal Guideline
Link  CPFT: Alcohol Detoxification (Inpatient) Prescribing Guidelines
Link  CUHFT: Substance Misuse
Link  NICE: Alcohol dependence - diagnosis, assessment and management
Link  NICE: Management of alcohol-related physical complications
 

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