The expert source of drug information in palliative and hospice care

The Palliative Care Formulary provides unrivalled and expert drug information for health professionals when caring for adult patients facing progressive life-limiting diseases. This trusted source goes beyond standard references providing health professionals with in-depth and practical guidance on drugs and treatment regimens to help improve quality of life.

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Internationally acclaimed with over 20 years of unrivalled in-depth knowledge

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Independent information on general and specialist drug use in palliative care

 

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Comprehensive guidance for use across all stages of the patient journey

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Rigorously researched information grounded firmly in everyday clinical practice

Publication Updates

13 Apr
Palliative Care Formulary April 2021 Update

This update contains 4 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Fentanyl, Quick Clinical Guide: Use of transdermal fentanyl patches.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Morphine, Spironolactone.

09 Mar
Palliative Care Formulary March 2021 Update

This update contains 6 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Paracetamol.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Antimuscarinics; Lactulose; Levomepromazine; Quick Clinical Guide: Nausea and vomiting; Quick Clinical Guide: Reversal of opioid-induced respiratory depression.

09 Feb
Palliative Care Formulary February 2021 Update

This update contains 5 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Anaemia; Ferrous sulfate.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Depot corticosteroid injections; Quick Clinical Guide: Death rattle; Urinary antimuscarinics.

12 Jan
Palliative Care Formulary January 2021 Update

This update contains 3 revised monographs.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Abbreviations; Benzodiazepines and Z-drugs; Oxcarbazepine.

08 Dec
Palliative Care Formulary December 2020 Update

This update contains 14 revised monographs.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Alfentanil; Buprenorphine; Codeine phosphate; Diamorphine; Dihydrocodeine tartrate; Fentanyl transmucosal; Hydromorphone; Methadone; Morphine; Oxycodone; Strong opioids; Tapentadol; Tramadol; Weak opioids.

10 Nov
Palliative Care Formulary November 2020 Update

This update contains 2 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Drugs for diabetes mellitus; Oxcarbazepine.

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