INSULIN DEGLUDEC (Tresiba®)

Clinical Indication

Diabetes mellitus in adults

Comments

Simple amber if prescriber has not received specific training.
MUST BE PRESCRIBED BY BRAND NAME

Date of classification

May 2015

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.