COLISTIN (Colomycin ® and Promixin®)

Clinical Indication



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

Date of classification

October 2020


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.