COLISTIN (Colomycin ® and Promixin®)

Clinical Indication

Bronchiectasis

Comments

Please see guide for more information. Must be prescribed by brand as the brands are not interchangeable.

Date of classification

October 2020

Yellow

Medicines initiated or recommended by a specialist service for prescribing in primary care which do not require initiation or ongoing oversight by the specialist. There are no specific paperwork requirements between provider organisations and a verbal request may be acceptable through advice and guidance as long enough information is provided so that the transfer of care is safe.