NICE Bites – GAD and panic disorder

· North West Medicines Information Centre

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NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites Feb 2011; No 26 includes one topic; Generalised anxiety disorder and panic disorder; NICE CG113. Sections covered include; identification and assessment, psychological interventions, pharmacological treatment (SSRI, SNRI, pregabalin, imipramine, clomipramine), prescribing advice and monitoring.