Antimicrobial guide (Primary care)
The February 2023 NICE Summary of antimicrobial prescribing guidance – managing common infections has now been agreed in Kent and Medway.
This should be viewed in conjunction with the Kent and Medway Supplementary information page which details any relevant local information, considerations, or adaptations to subsections of the NICE summary table guidance.
Kent and Medway Guidance
|Title||Approval Date||Review Date|
|Accessing treatment for C.difficile infection in primary care||February 2023||February 2025|
|Back-up (delayed) antibiotic prescribing guidance||February 2023||February 2025|
|Aims and principles for antimicrobial guidance||April 2023||April 2025|
The following drugs are included either in the NICE summary tables or the K&M supplementary pages and are considered on formulary if prescribed according to the guidance. Please see the document in the link at the top of this page "Supplementary pages for Kent and Medway Information for antimicrobial prescribing guidance".