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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.

Rotigotine for restless legs syndrome

Description:
This leaflet provides information about the use of rotigotine to treat your restless legs syndrome.

Rotigotine patch for REM behaviour disorder

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

Self/carer administration of medicine scheme

Description:
This leaflet provides you with information about how you or your carer can administer medicines during your inpatient stay.

Self-administration of insulin on wards

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about giving your own insulin while in hospital.

Sertraline for NREM parasomnia

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

Sodium oxybate for narcolepsy

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

Sodium oxybate for REM behaviour disorder

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

Specialist anticoagulant pharmacist clinic

Description:
This leaflet explains more about the specialist anticoagulant pharmacist clinic that you have been referred to.

St John's moisturiser trial pack

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about using moisturisers to treat your dry skin condition. If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to a doctor or nurse caring for you.

Targinact

Description:
This leaflet provides information about the use of Targinact for restless legs syndrome.

Tramadol for restless legs syndrome

Description:
This leaflet provides information about the use of tramadol to treat restless legs syndrome.

Unlicensed medicines - A guide for patients

Description:
This leaflet is for patients who have been prescribed a medicine that is "unlicensed".

Venlafaxine XL for narcolepsy

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

Your hospital stay and medicines

Description:
This leaflet explains the hospital policy on medicines, for inpatients.

Zolpidem for restless legs syndrome

Description:
This leaflet provides information about the use of zolpidem to treat Restless Legs Syndrome.
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