Summary of NICE guidance for Chronic Hepatitis B

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 changed a footnote to update the information on UK marketing authorisations for entecavir. Please go to NICE for details and to check for any further updates to this guideline.

NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites No 56, September 2013 includes one topic: Chronic Hepatitis B (NICE CG165). Sections covered include: assessment and referral, pharmacological treatment (antivirals) and monitoring.

(This website entry checked November 2020)