Prescribing

Prescribing

BNF and cBNF

Electronic versions of the British National Formularies for adults and children. Useful search function, online calculators and quick-reference tables for drug interactions.

Electronic Medicines Compendium

An online database of detailed drug information. Access patient information leaflets for any medicine – handy for looking up the ingredients of any given medicine and comparing different preparations.

NICE Medicines and Prescribing Resources

Online learning resource for prescribing and medicines management. Replaced the National Prescribing Centre site.

HIV Drug Interactions

Essential reference tables for checking interactions of common drugs with anti-retroviral medications.

NHS Prescription Services (PPA)

Homepage of the prescription services section of NHS Business Services (previously the Prescription and Pricing Authority). Includes links to the current Drug Tariff.