MERCAPTOPURINE

Clinical Indication

Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease)

Comments

Full SCA

Date of classification

June 2014

Review date

December 2016

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.