Methadone

Amber-G

Brand Name(s):

Indication:Pain only when initiated by Palliative Care Service

Rationale:

Considered:Jan-12

Review Date:Jan-22

Comments:
NICE guideline [NG61]
End of life care for infants, children and young people with life-limiting conditions: planning and management
Dec 2016
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This guidance has been developed by the Palliative Care Team and relates to prescribing of oral or sub-cut injection in the management of pain.
Refer to Prescribing Guidance on Medicines Management Website