The Pennine Acute Hospitals
NHS Trust Formulary
 
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5 Infections
This chapter of the formulary is not an antibiotic prescribing guide and is not intended to guide treatment choice.

Please refer to the relevant Pennine Acute policies (e.g. the Antibiotic Policy for Adult Patients, or Antibiotic Guidelines for Paediatrics) when making treatment choices.
05-01-04 Aminoglycosides

Gentamicin
Formulary
Injection

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Amikacin
Formulary
Injection

Restricted Item Can only be prescribed for intravenous use following discussion with the Consultant Microbiologist or ID Physician

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Tobramycin
Formulary
Injection
Dry powder inhaler ("'Podhaler'")
Nebuliser solution

Restricted Item Can only be prescribed for intravenous use following discussion with the Consultant Microbiologist or ID Physician
Restricted Item Injection solution can be nebulised in non-CF bronchiectasis; at the request of a Consultant Respiratory Physician only
Link  NICE TA276: Cystic fibrosis (pseudomonas lung infection) - colistimethate sodium and tobramycin (TA276)
 

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Neomycin Sulphate
Formulary
Tablets

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Netilmicin Netillin®
Non Formulary

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