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Palliative Care Formulary


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Contents Preface How PCF is constructed Getting the most out of PCF The use of medicinal products beyond (off-label) and without (unauthorized) marketing authorization Drug names Abbreviations Part 1 Drug Monographs 1 Gastro-intestinal system Antacids Antimuscarinics Prokinetics H2-receptor antagonists Proton pump inhibitors Loperamide Laxatives Products for haemorrhoids Pancreatin 2 Cardiovascular system Furosemide Spironolactone Systemic local anaesthetics *Clonidine Glyceryl trinitrate Nifedipine Anticoagulants Haemostatics 3 Respiratory system Bronchodilators Inhaled corticosteroids Oxygen Drugs for cough 4 Central nervous system Benzodiazepines and Z-drugs Melatonin Antipsychotics Antidepressants *Psychostimulants *Cannabinoids Anti-emetics Anti-epileptics 5 Analgesics Principles of use of analgesics Adjuvant analgesics Paracetamol Nefopam Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) Weak opioids Strong opioids Opioid antagonists (therapeutic target within the CNS) Opioid antagonists (therapeutic target outside the CNS) 6 Infections Antibacterials in palliative care Oral candidosis Metronidazole Rifampicin Urinary tract infections Cellulitis in a lymphoedematous limb Clostridium difficile infection 7 Endocrine system and immunomodulation Bisphosphonates Systemic corticosteroids Demeclocycline Desmopressin Drugs for diabetes mellitus *Octreotide Progestogens Danazol *Thalidomide 8 Urinary tract disorders Tamsulosin Oxybutynin Methenamine hippurate Catheter patency solutions Discoloured urine 9 Nutrition and blood Anaemia Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) Phytomenadione (vitamin K1) Potassium Magnesium Zinc 10 Musculoskeletal and joint diseases Depot corticosteroid injections Rubefacients and other topical products Skeletal muscle relaxants 11 Ear, nose and oropharynx Mouthwashes Artificial saliva Pilocarpine Drugs for oral inflammation and ulceration Cerumenolytics 12 Skin Emollients Topical antipruritics Barrier products 13 Anaesthesia *Ketamine *Propofol Part 2 Prescribing in palliative care 14 Prescribing in palliative care 15 Anticipatory prescribing in the community 16 Prescribing in children 17 Renal impairment 18 Hepatic impairment 19 Variability in response to drugs 20 Prolongation of the QT interval in palliative care 21 Drug-induced movement disorders 22 Drugs and fitness to drive 23 Taking controlled and prescription drugs to other countries 24 Obtaining specials 25 Management of postoperative pain in opioid-dependent patients 26 Drugs for pruritus 27 Oral nutritional supplements Part 3 Routes of administration 28 Drug administration to patients with swallowing difficulties or enteral feeding tubes 29 Continuous subcutaneous drug infusions 30 Transdermal patches 31 Nebulized drugs 32 Spinal analgesia Appendices A1 Anaphylaxis A2 Opioid dose conversion ratios A3 Compatibility charts Indexes Drugs Topics

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