"As advised by the Scottish Government, NHS Ayrshire and Arran will consider the use of cannabisbased medicinal products where there is clear published evidence of benefit; or where there is a clinical need that cannot be met by a licensed medicine
and all other established treatment options have been exhausted."
Under European regulations, any licensed medicine
that previously received orphan drug designation for an indication and now received license for a non-orphan indication must be marketed under a different trade name.
Selincro is the only licensed medicine
to help people reduce their drinking rather than helping them stop completely.
The Specials Laboratory, which has three sites, makes and distributes 'specials' - drugs prescribed when a patient needs a formulation not available as a standard licensed medicine
. It works with pharmacists across the UK, delivering life-saving drugs in just 24 hours.
(2) As Doshi points out, if these statistics are true, influenza vaccines can save more lives than any other single licensed medicine
Hozan Jarjees from the Region's Quality Control, who is also a member of the committee, says that they have a list of the licensed medicine
, and if they find any pharmacies selling medicine that is not on the list, they would punish the pharmacy.
"I am excited that RoActemra is now available in sJIA, as for the first time, clinicians can treat this debilitating disease with an effective, licensed medicine
. The fact that it will now be readily available for patients across the UK gives thousands of children hope in restoring normality to their day-to-day lives."
"I am excited that RoActemra is now available in sJIA, as for the first time clinicians can treat this debilitating disease with an effective, licensed medicine
Crampex is the only licensed medicine
available without prescription for prevention of muscle cramp, particularly at night.
THE only licensed medicine
currently available for hair loss is minoxidil (Regaine), but there have been some promising results in trials of another drug called finasteride.
The Government wants to make it an offence to sell "nicotine inhaling products" to anyone under the age of 18, except where it is used as licensed medicine