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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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 Jul
Palliative Care Formulary July 2021 Update

This update contains 4 revised monographs and 1 discontinued monograph.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Anti-epileptics; Methenamine hippurate; Psychostimulants.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Drugs for pruritus.

The following monographs have been discontinued: Carbamazepine.

08 Jun
Palliative Care Formulary June 2021 Update

This update contains 3 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Nefopam; Phenobarbital.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Prescribing in palliative care.

11 May
Palliative Care Formulary May 2021 Update

This update contains 5 revised monographs.

The following monographs have been fully revised: Gabapentin and pregabalin, Levetiracetam, Valproate.

The following monographs have undergone minor revision: Prokinetics, Rifampicin.

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.

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