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 Formulary Chapter 14: Immunological products and vaccines - Full Chapter
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Prescribing Guidance

Please see our Prescribing Guidelines page for all prescribing guidance relating to this chapter.

Shared Care Agreements

There are no Shared Care Agreements relating to this chapter.

 

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14.04  Expand sub section  Vaccines and antisera
14.04  Expand sub section  Anthrax vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  BCG vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Botulism antitoxin
14.04  Expand sub section  Cholera vaccine to top
14.04  Expand sub section  Diphtheria vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Hepatitis A vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Hepatitis B vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Human papilloma virus vaccine to top
14.04  Expand sub section  Influenza vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Measles vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Meningococcal vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Mumps vaccine to top
14.04  Expand sub section  Pertussis vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Pneumococcal vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Poliomyelitis vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Rabies vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Rotavirus vaccine to top
14.04  Expand sub section  Rubella vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Smallpox vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Tetanus vaccines
14.04  Expand sub section  Tick-borne encephalitis vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Typhoid vaccines to top
14.04  Expand sub section  Varicella-zoster vaccine
14.04  Expand sub section  Yellow fever vaccine
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Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Red

RED - Hospital only to be prescribed by a specialist and supplied from secondary care ONLY throughout treatment.  

Amber

Amber medicines are considered suitable for GP prescribing following specialist initiation or recommendation.  

Amber with Shared Care

Shared Care - these medicines require specialist initiation and stabilisation. Ongoing division of responsibility for drug and disease monitoring between specialist and GP by a Shared Care Guideline (SCG). If no SCG in place status reverts to red.  

Green

These medicines are appropriate for initiation in both primary and secondary care. Prescribing is appropriate within licensed or local recommendations.  

Self

Suitable for patient to be directed to buy themselves  

Grey

Not currently used. We intend to include this TLS in future to highlight where a decision to use this medicine is under review.   

Black

(In use from Oct 2020) Used where a decision has been made by the BSW APC not to routinely commission this preparation for its licensed indications. Do not prescribe.   

Red Specialist Centre

Not currently used. We intend to include this TLS in future to highlight where this medicine and indication is ONLY available through a Specialist Centre according to a NICE Highly Specialised Technology or NHSE Specialised Commission Circular / Policy.  

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