Gastrointestinal disorders, Publications

Summary of NICE guidance for Irritable bowel syndrome in adults / Drug allergy

12 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, the NICE guideline on IBS has been updated to note all people presenting with possible IBS symptoms…

Summary of NICE guidance for GORD in children and young people

12 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has updated this guideline by adding footnotes on PPI and H2RA licensing for use in children,…

Summary of NICE guidance for Crohn’s disease

8 November 2020Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline.   NICE Bites is a monthly prescribing bulletin from the North West…

Summary of NICE guidance for Dyspepsia and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

8 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has made changes to recommendations on eradicating H pylori and updated footnotes in this guideline to reflect…

Summary of NICE guidance for LUTS in men / Constipation in children and young people

3 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has updated these guidelines. CG97 includes a recommendation not to offer phosphodiesterase-5-inhibitors for the purpose of…

Summary of NICE guidance for Clopidogrel and MR dipyridamole for prevention of occlusive vascular events / Prucalopride in women / Sedation in children and young people

2 November 2020This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at November 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this…

Updated RMOC Advisory statement: Sequential Use of Biologic Medicines

1 May 2020The Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC, South) has produced an updated advisory statement on the sequential use of biologic medicines which can be accessed below.

Summary of NICE guidance for Ulcerative colitis

28 June 2019Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline. NICE Bites is a monthly prescribing bulletin from the North West Medicines…