Guidelines & Clinical Updates

Codeine use for cough and cold restricted in children

Codeine use for cough and cold restricted in children

Codeine is associated with a risk of respiratory side-effects...

Hydroxyzine: risk of QT prolongation and torsade de pointes

Hydroxyzine: risk of QT prolongation and torsade de pointes

Prescribing recommendations for the use of hydroxyzine...

Live vaccines: revised recommendations for administration

Live vaccines: revised recommendations for administration

Public Health England has issued revised recommendations...

Risk of abuse with gabapentin and pregabalin

Risk of abuse with gabapentin and pregabalin

Public Health England and NHS England have issued advice...

Ketoconazole HRA for Cushing's syndrome: hepatoxicity risk

Ketoconazole HRA for Cushing's syndrome: hepatoxicity risk

Ketoconazole HRA is a new treatment option for endogenous...

False result warning for INRatio coagulation monitoring system

False result warning for INRatio coagulation monitoring system

GPs should not use the Alere INRatio coagulation monitoring...

NICE recommends drug to prevent episodes of hepatic encephalopathy

NICE recommends drug to prevent episodes of hepatic encephalopathy

Rifaximin (Targaxan) has been accepted by NICE for...

Linaclotide recommended in updated NICE IBS guideline

Linaclotide recommended in updated NICE IBS guideline

NICE guidance on the care of adults with irritable...

PML warning for new MS treatment

PML warning for new MS treatment

Prescribers have been advised to monitor for symptoms...

Oral anticoagulant accepted for NHS use after acute coronary syndromes

Oral anticoagulant accepted for NHS use after acute coronary syndromes

Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) has been accepted by NICE for...

MIMS Clinics

Prescribing news and resources for key therapeutic areas, collated by the MIMS editors.




Register for MIMS

Want to keep getting your free copy of MIMS? GPs will need to renew their subscription to keep receiving MIMS and GP for free in 2015. You can do this online now – take 2 minutes, and make sure you keep your free MIMS access!

Register

MIMS bulletins

News and updates straight to your inbox.
Prescribing Update: Fortnightly news bulletin
Spotlight: Disease-themed monthly round-up

Sign me up

MIMS Dermatology

Read the latest issue online exclusively on MIMS.

Read MIMS Dermatology

Mobile apps

MIMS: access the full drug database and quick-reference tables on the go

MIMS Diagnosis and Management: concise information on signs and symptoms, investigations and diseases

Promo Image

Clinical calculators

Handy calculators and conversions for primary care.