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Joint Medicines Formulary & Traffic Light Index

All medicines are listed alphabetically using the generic name where possible. Some brand names are used -  for multi-ingredient preparations or those with non-specific generic names.

 LOOKING FOR THE TRAFFIC LIGHT FOR A MEDICINE ? - FOLLOW THESE SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS
 1.  Type the drug name in the 'Keywords' box
 2.  Click on the 'Search' button
 3.  Within the results, click on the 'generic name' of the medicine you are looking for.
 4.  Then click on the 'Link to the relevant section' - this will take you to the page in the formulary   
      that talks about  that medicine.  You will be able to see the traffic light for medicines here.

Generic NameBrand NameIndicationMMB Formulary SectionTraffic LightComments
CabazitaxelJevtana®Prostate Cancer (NICE TA255)Black traffic lightBLACK 
CabazitaxelJevtanaHormone relapsed metastatic prostate...8>1RED 
CabergolineDostinex®Hyper- prolactinaemia6>7>1AMBER 
CabergolineGeneric prescribing onlyParkinson's disease4>9>1AMBER 
CabozantinibCabometyx®Previously treated advanced renal cell...8>1>5REDNHS England commissioned
CabozantinibCometriq®Progressive medullary thyroid cancer -...8>1>5REDNHSE Cancer Drug Fund
CabozantinibCabometyx®Untreated advanced renal cell carcinoma...8>1>5REDNHS England commissioned
CabozantinibCometriqPreviously treated advanced...Black Traffic LightBLACKappraisal terminated - NICE TA582
Caffeine citrate injectionNon-proprietaryNeonatal apnoea3>1>3REDFor NICU use only
Caffeine citrate oral solutionCafcit®Neonatal apnoea3>1>3REDUnlicensed medicine
Calcipotriol & Betametasone...Dovobet®Stable plaque psoriasis13>5>2GREEN 
Calcipotriol and betamethasone...Enstilar® Plaque psoriasis in adults13>5>2GREEN 
Calcipotriol ointment & scalp...Dovonex®Psoriasis13>5>2GREEN 
CalcitoninMiacalcic®Hypercalcaemia of malignancy;...6>6>1RED 
Calcitriol capsulesRocaltrol®Vitamin D deficiency in severe renal...9>6>4AMBERred for injection
Calcium AcetateRenacet®Prevention and Treatment of...9>5>2AMBER 
Calcium acetate 435mg/235mgOsvaRen®Phosphate binder in dialysis when...9>5>2AMBER 
Calcium acetate tabletsPhosex®Hyprphosphataemia9>5>2>2AMBER 
Calcium carbnonate 1.5g & Vitamin...Evacal D3Prevention and treatment of...9>6>4GREENCost effective alternative to Adcal d3
Calcium carbonate 1.25gCalcichew®Calcium supplement9>5>1>1GREEN