NHS Crawley and NHS Horsham and Mid Sussex CCG
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3 Respiratory system
03-04-01 Sedating antihistamines
Driving:
Drowsiness may affect performance of skilled tasks (e.g. driving); sedating effects enhanced by alcohol.
Chlorphenamine
First Choice

OTC Patients should be advised to purchase if appropriate.

OTC tablets and syrup

Tablets, Syrup, Injection


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Hydroxyzine
Second Choice

Tablets
  • Indication - Pruritus


    Hydroxyzine Oral Solution 10mg/5ml -Discontinued
  • Link  MHRA Drug Safety Update April 2015 Hydroxyzine (Atarax, Ucerax): risk of QT interval prolongation and Torsade de Pointes
     

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    Alimemazine Vallergan®
    Non Formulary
    Link  PCN 348-2018 Alimemazine for treatment of Urticaria
    Link  PCN 285-2017 Alimemazine tartrate (trimeprazine tartrate) for the treatment of pruritis in eczema (licensed indication) CPMAP 1/18 Black
    Link  PCN 286-2017 Alimemazine tartrate (trimeprazine tartrate) for the treatment of sleep disorders in children & adolescents (unlicensed indication)CPMAP 1/18 Black
     

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    Chlorphenamine Maleate Piriton®
    Non Formulary

    OTC Patients should be advised to purchase if appropriate.


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    Clemastine Tevegil®
    Non Formulary

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    Cyproheptadine Periactin®
    Non Formulary

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    Ketotifen Zaditen®
    Non Formulary

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    Promethazine Phenergan®
    Non Formulary

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