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Northern Health formulary update November 2022


November 2022 formulary update - effective November 9, 2022

Included in the update:

  • Provincial BC P&T biosimilar insulin decision (applies to health authority settings only)
  • Official implementation of adult therapeutic interchange for rapid-acting insulin (see poster for details)
    • Notes:
      • Go-live for this interchange will be November 30
      • Insulin order sets have been revised for this TIP and will be uploaded for go-live (old versions will need to be removed from circulation)
      • TIP does not apply to pediatrics at this time
  • Amendment to formulary restriction criteria for linagliptin
  • Amendment to saxagliptin-metformin and sitagliptin-metformin TIP

For more information, please contact:
Jessica Granberg, Medication Use Management Pharmacists