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02-06-04 Peripheral vasodilators and related drugs

Naftidrofuryl Oxalate
Formulary
Tablets

Naftidrofuryl is an option for the treatment of intermittent claudication in people with peripheral arterial disease for whom vasodilator therapy is considered appropriate after taking into account other treatment options. See NICE TA223: Peripheral Arterial Disease.

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Pentoxifylline Trental®
Formulary
Tablets

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Not recommended for the treatment of intermittent claudication in patients with peripheral arterial disease, but patients currently taking pentoxifylline should have the option to continue until they and their clinican considers it appropriate to stop. (NICE TA223:Peripheral Arterial Disease)

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Cilostazol Pletal®
Non Formulary
Not recommended for the treatment of intermittent claudication in patients with peripheral arterial disease. BUT, patients currently taking cilostazol should have the option to continue until they and their clinican consider it appropriate to stop. (NICE TA 223: Peripheral Arterial Disease)

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Inositol Nicotinate Hexopal®
Non Formulary
Not recommended for the treatment of intermittent claudication in patients with peripheral arterial disease. BUT, patients currently taking inositol nicotinate should have the option to continue until they and their clinican consider it appropriate to stop. (NICE TA223:Peripheral Arterial Disease)

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Moxisylyte Opilon®
Non Formulary

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