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Date Posted: 14 - November - 2022
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Prescribing request from out-of-area specialists to Lancashire GPs where there is an inconsistency with the recommended local and out-of-area colour classification

**This Guideline is currently under review. For further information please click here**
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Date Posted: 01 - July - 2018
BNF chapter: Blood and Nutrition
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Date Posted: 01 - September - 2017
BNF chapter: Blood and Nutrition

This position statement covers all single-ingredient preparations of vitamin D prescribed within the Lancashire NHS health economy for the management of deficiency and insufficiency states. This document is not intended to provide full guidance for the use of vitamin D within the NHS in Lancashire. Local protocols should also be consulted where they exist.

For additional prescribing information see Vitamin D Prescriber Resources in our Clinical Resources section

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Date Posted: 01 - October - 2016
BNF chapter: Blood and Nutrition

This policy only covers preparations without a product licence. Preparations with a product licence should only be prescribed for its licensed indications.

The prescribing of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, Herbal and Homeopathic medicines without a product licence in the NHS in primary care and secondary care in Lancashire is not recommended unless funding has been agreed for an individual product for a specific indication.

**This Guideline is currently under review. For further information please click here**