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East Kent Prescribing Group Formulary

This website is currently under development. Documents in the ‘Local Recommendations’ sections are current but the drug pages are still under construction.

For the current East Kent formulary please click here.

Welcome to the DRAFT East Kent Prescribing Group formulary site which contains the list of medicines approved for prescribing within:

  • NHS Ashford CCG
  • NHS Canterbury and Coastal CCG
  • NHS East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust
  • NHS South Kent Coast CCG
  • NHS Thanet CCG

The medicines, recommendations and guidelines contained in this formulary have been approved by the East Kent Prescribing Group (EKPG) which consists of representatives from the above organisations as well as the following partners;

  • Kent Community Health Foundation Trust (KCHFT)
  • Kent and Medway Partnership Trust (KMPT) 
  • All local providers are also invited to input into the group

 

The medicines included in this formulary have been selected on the basis of clinical effectiveness, cost effectiveness and patient acceptability. Prescribers should adhere to the formulary status and recommendations listed in this formulary.

Every effort is made to ensure that the information contained in this formulary is accurate and up to date at the time of publication. Please be aware that information about medicines and therapeutics will change over time, and that information may not be current after the initial date of publication. Please take note of the publication date and seek further advice if in any doubt about the information shown.

This website is currently under development. Documents in the ‘Local Recommendations’ pages in each Therapeutic Section are current but the drug pages are still under construction. For the current East Kent formulary please see the note on the homepage.