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Prescribing Update 12th December 2018
New MIMS table helps prescribers choose asthma inhalers New MIMS table helps prescribers choose asthma inhalers
5 December 2018, 10:44am
Prescribers can now turn to a handy MIMS comparison table for help deciding on suitable combination inhalers for their asthma patients.
 
Prescribing restrictions considered for diabetes and eczema products Prescribing restrictions considered for diabetes and eczema products
29 November 2018, 8:45am
Prescribing of blood glucose testing strips and bath emollients could be restricted in future with the launch of an NHS England consultation on reducing prescribing of further 'low priority' items.
 
SGLT2 inhibitors associated with increased risk of lower-limb amputation in new study SGLT2 inhibitors associated with increased risk of lower-limb amputation in new study
5 December 2018, 2:52pm
SGLT2 inhibitors may be linked to a doubling in the risks of lower-limb amputation and diabetic ketoacidosis compared with GLP-1 receptor agonists, according to a new study.
 
New to MIMS
 
Table: LABA/Corticosteroid Combination Inhalers for the Treatment of Asthma Table: LABA/Corticosteroid Combination Inhalers for the Treatment of Asthma
4 December 2018, 9:22am
Key information on asthma combination inhalers.
 
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Table: Contraceptives
5 December 2018, 9:14am
Hormone doses and costs of hormonal contraceptives.
 
Table: Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements for Osteoporosis
6 December 2018, 9:03am
Formulations, doses and costs of osteoporosis supplements.
 
New products on MIMS
 
> Dacepton (apomorphine) | CNS
> Ictastan (emtricitabine/tenofovir) | INFECTIONS & INFESTATIONS
> Ziextenzo (pegfilgrastim) | CARDIOVASCULAR

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