This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

For public information, please visit the Brighton and Hove CCG public home page.

Shared Care Prescribing Guidelines

Below you can find Shared Care Prescribing Guidelines and Information Sheets for the administration of Amber and certain Blue coded medications.

There are five categories of guidelines, as laid out below

  • Locally Commissioned Service (LCS) Shared Care Prescribing Guidelines (SCPGs)
  • LCS Information sheets
  • Non LCS SCPGs
  • Non LCS Information Sheets
  • Non LCS SCPGs and Information sheets held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust (SPFT)

The Drug Monitoring (DM) Locally Commissioned Service Specification can be found HERE

The Injectable Medicines (IM) Locally Commissioned Service Specification can be found HERE 

LCS (DM) Azathioprine / mercaptopurine (+/- allopurinol) Shared Care Prescribing Guideline

The LCS (DM) Azathioprine / mercaptopurine (+/- allopurinol) Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Leflunomide Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Leflunomide Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Leflunomide Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the Sussex MSK Partnership Leflunomide Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM) Methotrexate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Methotrexate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

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LCS (DM) Methotrexate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the LCS (DM) SMSKP Methotrexate Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM) Sulfasalazine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Sulfasalazine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Sulfasalazine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the LCS (DM) SMSKP Sulfasalazine Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM) Azathioprine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Azathioprine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Azathioprine Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the LCS (DM) Sussex MSK Partnership Azathioprine Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM) Ciclosporin Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Ciclosporin Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Ciclosporin Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the LCS (DM) Sussex MSK Partnership Ciclosporin Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM) Mycophenolate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The LCS (DM) Mycophenolate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM) Mycophenolate Shared Care Prescribing Guideline - Sussex MSK Partnership CENTRAL PATIENTS ONLY

Please follow the link for the LCS (DM) Sussex MSK Partnership Mycophenolate Shared Care Guideline, which is held by Sussex MSK Partnership. 

LCS (DM & IM) Denosumab in Osteoporosis Information Sheet


The LCS (DM & IM) Denosumab in Osteoporosis Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (DM & IM) Denosumab in Bony Metastases Information Sheet


The LCS (DM & IM) Denosumab in Bony Metastases Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

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LCS (IM) Sustanon Information Sheet (Children)

The LCS (IM) Sustanon Information Sheet (Children) is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

LCS (IM) Testosterone Enantate Information Sheet (Children)

The LCS (IM) Testosterone Enantate Information Sheet (Children) is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Riluzole Shared Care Prescribing Guideline


The Non LCS Riluzole Shared Care Prescribing Guideline is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non LCS Hydroxychloroquine Information Sheet


The Non LCS Hydroxochloroquine Information is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non LCS Perampanel Information Sheet


The Non LCS Perampanel Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non LCS Nebulised Tobramycin Information Sheet


The Non LCS Nebulised Tobramycin Information Sheet is for use by prescribers.

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Non LCS Growth Hormone Information Sheet (Adults)

The Non LCS Growth Hormone Information Sheet (Adults) is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Growth Hormone Information Sheet (Children)

The Non LCS Growth Hormone Information Sheet (Children) is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Midodrine Information Sheet

The Non LCS Midodrine Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Ikervis Information Sheet

The Non LCS Ikervis Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Esomeprazole Information Sheet

The Non LCS Esomeprazole Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Diazoxide Information Sheet

The Non LCS Diazoxide Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

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Non LCS Chlorothiazide Information Sheet

The Non LCS Chlorothiazide Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non LCS Sodium Clodronate Information Sheet

The Non LCS Sodium Clodronate Information Sheet is for use by prescribers and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non LCS Lithium Shared Care Prescribing Guideline with SPFT

Please follow the link for the Non LCS Lithium Shared Care Agreement, which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust. 

Non LCS ADHD in Under 18s SPFT Information Sheet

Please follow the link for the Non LCS ADHD in Under 18s Information Sheet, which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust. 

Non LCS ADHD in Adults SPFT Information Sheet

Please follow the link for the Non LCS ADHD in Adults Information Sheet , which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust. 

Non LCS Approved Medication for Alzheimer's Disease SPFT Information Sheet

Please follow the link for the Non LCS Approved Medication for Alzheimer's Disease, which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust.
 

Non LCS Lurasidone SPFT Information Sheet

Please follow the link for the Non LCS Lurasidone Information Sheet, which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust. 

Non LCS Phenelzine SPFT Information Sheet

Please follow the link for the Non LCS Phenelzine Information Sheet, which is held by Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust.