Clinical Indication

Precocious puberty


GP Guidance

Regulation restricts the prescribing and supply of puberty-suppressing hormones to children and young people under 18


Date of classification

December 2013


Specialist recommendation: Medicines initiated (and stabilised where appropriate) or recommended by a specialist service for prescribing in primary care. Requests should be clearly communicated either through written communication including using approved paperwork if available or verbal means as appropriate .