Liraglutide injection

BNF:
6.1.2.3
Status:
Grey, Red
Decision Date:
July 2016
 

Comments

GREY by exceptionality defined as intolerance to the preferred 1st line choice (Lixisenatide) or restricted by their licensing.  See local guidance for supporting material for prescribers.

RED: NICE TA664 - Liraglutide (Saxenda) for managing overweight and obesity. Liraglutide is recommended as an option for managing overweight and obesity alongside a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity in adults, but it is restricted to prescribing in secondary care by a specialist multidisciplinary tier 3 weight management service with a commercial agreement in place. (Decision date - January 2021)

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Derby and Derbyshire CCG

Derby and Derbyshire CCG