Summary of NICE guidance for Menopause

Karoline Brennan, Senior Medicines Information Pharmacist, North West Medicines Information CentreSource North West Medicines Information CentrePublished

Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has replaced the table in the guideline with a link to the MHRA’s advice on HRT risks and benefits (Dec 2019). Please go to NICE for details and to check for any updates to this guideline. NICE are currently updating this guideline.

NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin from the North West Medicines Information Centre that summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites Dec 2015, No 82 includes one topic: Menopause (NICE NG23).  Sections covered include: diagnosis, symptom management with HRT, complementary and other treatments.

(This website entry checked October 2020)