Clinical Indication

Gender reassignment


Must be prescribed in line with recommendations from specialist. The nearest specialist is Nottingham.

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

Date of classification

June 2015


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 .