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fentanyl (Ionsys)

Advice

in the absence of a submission from the holder of the marketing authorisation

fentanyl transdermal system (Ionsys®) is not recommended for use within NHS Scotland.

Indication under review: Management of acute moderate to severe post-operative pain in adult patients

The holder of the marketing authorisation has not made a submission to SMC regarding this product in this indication.  As a result we cannot recommend its use within NHSScotland.

Drug Details

Drug Name: fentanyl (Ionsys)
SMC Drug ID: 1207/16
Manufacturer: The Medicines Company
Indication: Management of acute moderate to severe post-operative pain in adult patients
BNF Category:
Sub Category: 4.7 Analgesics
Submission Type: Non submission
Status: Not Recommended
Date Advice Published: 12 December 2016

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