COLISTIN

Clinical Indication

Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infections (Nebulised)

Comments

Shared care request is mandatory
Full SCA (Colomycin)
Full SCA (Promixin®)

Date of classification

July 2006

Review date

July 2013

Amber FULL SCA

Drugs which would initially be prescribed by a hospital specialist and then by a GP where full agreement to share the care of each specific patient has been reached under a LMSG Shared Care Agreement (SCA). Specific patient monitoring or intervention required.