The Pennine Acute Hospitals
NHS Trust Formulary
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.
05-01-07 Rifaximin

Restricted Item Gastroenterologists only

Initial 2 weeks supply provided by secondary care.
Link  NICE TA337: rifaximin for preventing episodes of hepatic encephalopathy

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