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Pharmacy patient leaflets

Advice and support about your prescribed medicines

This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for use in atrial fibrillation

Description:
This leaflet provides information about anticoagulants that may be prescribed for people diagnosed with atrial fibrillation.

DOACs for the treatment of DVT and PE

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about DOACs that may be prescribed for you when you are diagnosed with a deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or a pulmonary embolism (PE).

Donepezil for REM behaviour disorder

Description:
This provides you with some information about donepezil, which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

Fluoxetine for NREM parasomnia

Description:
This leaflet gives you information about fluoxetine, which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

Fluoxetine_for narcolepsy

Description:
The purpose of this leaflet is to provide you with some information about fluoxetine, which has been prescribed to treat your cataplexy.

Gabapentin for restless legs syndrome

Description:
This leaflet provides information on the use of gabapentin to treat restless legs syndrome.

Grazax® hay fever treatment

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer some additional questions you may have about taking Grazax® tablets to treat your hay fever allergy.

Harrison Wing Pharmacy

Description:
This leaflet explains about the Harrison Wing Pharmacy Service.

Heart failure: Your medicines

Description:
This leaflet provides information about some of the medicines that you may be given to manage your heart failure.

Homecare medicines service

Description:
This leaflet explains more about our homecare medicines service. The service is available to patients who have been prescribed certain medicines.

Imipramine for NREM parasomnia

Description:
This leaflet gives you information about imipramine which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

lidocaine in lutrol gel for pain relief

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about using lidocaine 2%w/v in Lutrol® F127 24%w/v sterile gel (lidocaine in Lutrol® gel) to treat your wound.

Melatonin for NREM parasomnia

Description:
This leaflet gives you information about melatonin, which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

Melatonin for REM behaviour disorder

Description:
This leaflet provides you with some information about melatonin, which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

Mepacrine for your systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer some of the questions you may have about taking mepacrine to treat your systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
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