Sunderland Joint Formulary
NHS Sunderland Clinical Commissioning Group
South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

 
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13 Skin
13-03 Topical local anaesthetics and antipruritics

Menthol 1% in Aqueous Cream Menthol 1% in Aqueous Cream®
Formulary

100g, 500g

 

1st line Antipruritics

 

Alternatives include calamine lotion and Eurax (crotamiton) which should be encouraged to be purchased OTC


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Lidocaine 5% ointment Lidocaine 5% ointment®
Formulary

15g

 

1st choice Local Anaesthetics


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Lidocaine 2% in Lutrol Gel Lidocaine 2% in Lutrol Gel
Formulary

5ml used by pallative care.


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Calamine
Non Formulary

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Crotamiton Eurax®
Non Formulary

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Doxepin Hydrochloride Xepin®
Non Formulary

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Levomenthol
Non Formulary

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Topical local anaesthetics
Non Formulary

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