Advice

In the absence of a submission from the holder of the marketing authorisation.

Oxycodone (OxyNorm) injection is not recommended for use within NHS Scotland for the treatment of post-operative pain.

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

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Medicine details

Medicine name:
oxycodone (OxyNorm®)
SMC ID:
266/06
Indication:
Post-operative pain
Pharmaceutical company
Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd
BNF chapter
Central nervous system
Submission type
Non submission
Status
Not recommended
Date advice published:
08 May 2006