- Prescribing Advice for GPs - https://www.prescriber.org.uk -

NICE Guidance - July 2015

The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have published new guidance for the month of July 2015. This month there is one technology appraisal that impacts upon primary care.

The naloxegol technology appraisal recommends this treatment as an option people with opioid induced constipation that has had an inadequate response to laxatives.

Action: Clinicians should be aware of this month's new guidance and implement any necessary changes to practice.