RISPERIDONE LONG-ACTING INJECTION (Risperdal Consta®)

Clinical Indication

Schizophrenia and other psychoses in patients tolerant to oral risperidone.

Comments

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Date of classification

October 2005

Review date

April 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.