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Medicines guidelines and information

A list of useful resources, information and medicines guidelines are available to download from below. 

Waltham Forest and Newham Formulary

Formularies are an important tool in promoting and underpinning safe and effective use of medicines. In line with the Innovation Health and Wealth Commitment to publish NHS formularies to facilitate patient and professional engagement, please find the Waltham Forest and Newham CCG Formulary report.

Prescribing policies
General guidelines 

British National Formulary (BNF) resources 

Respiratory System (BNF chapter three)
Central Nervous System (BNF chapter four)
Mental Health
Infections (BNF chapter five)
Endocrine system (BNF chapter six)
FreeStyle Libre®
Obstetrics, gynaecology, urinary-tract disorders (BNF chapter seven)
Nutrition and Blood (BNF chapter nine)
Eye (BNF chapter 11)
Skin (BNF chapter 13)
Immunological products and vaccines (BNF chapter 14)
Other useful guidelines