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 Formulary Chapter 4: Central nervous system - Full Section
Notes:

Review date: June 2020

Non-formulary drugs - any drug or formulation not listed in the formulary is deemed to be non-formulary.

Paediatrics - all drugs are deemed to have the same RAG status as they have for adults unless stated otherwise.

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04.01 Hypnotics and anxiolytics
04.01.01 Hypnotics
Benzodiazepines
Zaleplon, Zolpidem and Zopiclone
Chloral and derivatives
Antihistamines
Sodium oxybate
04.01.02 Anxiolytics
Benzodiazepines
Buspirone
04.01.03 Barbiturates
04.02 Drugs used in psychoses and related disorders
04.02.01 Antipsychotic Drugs
First-Generation Antipsychotic Drugs
Second-Generation Antipsychotic Drugs
04.02.02 Antipsychotic depot injections
04.02.03 Drugs used for mania and hypomania
Benzodiazepines
Antipsychotic drugs
Carbamazepine
Valproic acid
Lithium
04.03 Antidepressant drugs
04.03.01 Tricyclic and related antidepressant drugs
Tricyclic antidepressants
Related antidepressants
04.03.02 Monoamine-oxidase inhibitors
Reverible MAOIs
04.03.03 Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors
04.03.04 Other antidepressant drugs
04.04 CNS stimulants and other drugs used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Cocaine
04.05 Drugs used in the treatment of obesity
04.05.01 Anti-obesity drugs acting on the gastro-intestingal tract
04.05.02 Centrally acting appetite suppressants
04.06 Drugs used in nausea and vertigo
Vomiting during pregnancy
Postoperative nausea and vomiting
Motion sickness
Other vestibular disorders
Cytotoxic chemotherapy
Palliative care
Migraine
Antihistamines
Phenothiazines and related drugs
Domperidone and metoclopramide
5HT3 antagonists
Neurokinin receptor antagonist
Hyoscine
Other drugs for Ménière's disease
04.07 Analgesics
04.07.01 Non-opioid analgesics and compound analgesic preparations
Compound analgesic preparations
04.07.02 Opioid analgesics
04.07.03 Neuropathic pain
04.07.04 Antimigraine drugs
04.07.04.01 Treatment of the acute migraine attack
Analgesics
5HT1 agonists
Anti-emetics
Other drugs for migrane
04.07.04.02 Prophylaxis of migraine
04.07.04.03 Cluster headache and the trigeminal autonomic cephalagias
04.08 Antiepileptics
04.08.01 Control of epilepsy
Carbamazepine, Eslicarbazepine and Oxcarbazepine
Ethosuximide
Gabapentin and pregabalin
Lacosamide
Lamotrigine
Levetiracetam
Perampanel
Phenobarbital and other barbiturates
Phenytoin
Retigabine
Rufinamide
Tiagabine
Topiramate
Valproate
Vigabatrin
Zonisamide
Benzodiazepines
Other Drugs
04.08.02 Drugs used in status epilepticus
04.08.03 Febrile convulsions
04.09 Drugs used in parkinsonism and related disorders
04.09.01 Dopaminergic drugs used in Parkinson's disease
Dopamine receptor agonists
Levodopa
Monoamine-oxidase-B inhibitors
Catachol-O-methyltransferase inhibitors
Amantadine
04.09.02 Antimuscarinic drugs used in parkinsonism
04.09.03 Drugs used in essential tremor, chorea, tics, and related disorders
Torsion dystonias and other involuntary movements
04.10 Drugs used in substance dependence
04.10.01 Alcohol dependence
04.10.02 Nicotine dependence
04.10.03 Opioid dependence
04.11 Drugs for dementia
04.12 New Sub Section
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