Type 2 diabetes
Once a week preparation (Bydureon®) is formulary. Conditional on prescriber being trained to select and train patients. Use in conjunction with Updated Nice Clinical Guideline.
Twice daily preparation (Byetta®) is non formulary. However, existing patients may remain on treatment
Date of classification
Medicines which could be started in any health care setting and do not require oversight by a specialist and which primary care would have full responsibility for prescribing and monitoring.