CITALOPRAM

Clinical Indication

Mental health indications as per the children’s BNF for children and young people

National guidance

NICE guidance

Date of classification

May 2019

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.