The Pennine Acute Hospitals
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4 Central nervous system
04-02-01 Second-Generation Antipsychotic Drugs

Olanzapine
First Choice
Tablets
Orodispersible tablets

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Quetiapine
First Choice
Tablets
M/R tablets

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Risperidone
First Choice
Tablets
Orodispersible tablets
Liquid

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Amisulpride
Formulary
Tablets
Oral solution

Red Traffic Light RED when prescribed for new patients with dementia or other unlicensed indications

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Aripiprazole
Formulary
Tablets
Orodispersible tablets
Oral solution
Injection (IM)

Red Traffic Light RED when prescribed for new patients with dementia or other unlicensed indications
Link  NICE TA213: Aripiprazole for the treatment of schizophrenia in people aged 15 to 17 years
Link  NICE TA292: Aripiprazole for manic episodes in adolescents with bipolar I disorder
 

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Clozapine Clozaril®
Restricted
Clozapine is only indicated for treatment resistant schizophrenia.
Prescribers, pharmacies and patients must be registered with the relevant supplier’s patient monitoring service.
Link  MHRA Safety Update: Potentially fatal risk of intestinal obstruction, faecal impaction, and paralytic ileus
 

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Clozapine Zaponex®
Restricted
Clozapine is only indicated for treatment resistant schizophrenia.
Prescribers, pharmacies and patients must be registered with the relevant supplier’s patient monitoring service.
Link  MHRA Safety Update: Potentially fatal risk of intestinal obstruction, faecal impaction, and paralytic ileus
 

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Lurasidone Latuda®
Non Formulary

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Paliperidone
Non Formulary

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