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 Formulary Chapter 11: Eye - Full Chapter
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11.08.02  Expand sub section  Ocular diagnostic and peri-operative preparations and photodynamic treatment
11.08.02  Expand sub section  Ocular diagnostic preparations
11.08.02  Expand sub section  Ocular peri-operative drugs
Acetylcholine Chloride solution (Miochol-E)
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Apraclonidine drops 0.5% (Iopidine)
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DCHFT: 0.5% and 1% stocked. The two strengths have different licensed indications. 
   
Diclofenac Sodium unit dose drops 0.1% (Voltarol Ophtha )
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Ethanol 20% Eye Solution
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Preservative-free


Unlicensedunlicensed 
   
Ketorolac trometamol drops 0.5% (Acular)
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Otrivine
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Xylometazoline paediatric nasal drops
For hospital use during surgical procedures 
   
Fluorescein sodium injection
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unlicensedUnlicensed
For hospital use during surgical procedures

DCHFT: 20% injection stocked. 
   
Potassium ascorbate drops 10%
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Preservative free
unlicensedUnlicensed 
   
Sodium hyaluronate syringe
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For hospital use during surgical procedures

RBCH: Healonid, Healonid 5, Healonid GV 
   
11.08.02  Expand sub section  Subfoveal choroidal neovascularisation
11.08.02  Expand sub section  Vitreomacular traction to top
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Bromfenac  (Yellox)

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Flurbiprofen Sodium  (Ocufen®)

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Nepafenac  (Nevanac®)

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Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
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CCG

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May be initiated, stabilised and maintained in primary, secondary or tertiary care  

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Amber drug - without shared care  

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Amber drug - with shared care guideline  

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For secondary or tertiary care initiation and long-term maintenance of prescribing  

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Not recommended  

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