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 Formulary Chapter 19: Hampshire Wound Formulary - Full Chapter
Notes:

Please refer to the Hampshire Wound Formulary document for other supporting information on wound management

Hampshire Wound Formulary April 2019

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19.23  Expand sub section  Bandages
Actico 10cm x 6m
(Not latex free)
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First Choice
Green

Cohesive short stretch bandage for single use and adapted according to ankle circumference. can be worn for up to 7 day. Recommended in patients with an ABPI of > 0.8


10cm width for routine below knee leg ulcer bandaging.

 
Ultra Lite 10cm x 4.5cm
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Green

Bandage should be used as an alternative to K-Lite where there are symptoms of, or identified arterial disease present in the lower leg.

 
Actico 12cm x 6m
(Not latex free)
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Green

12cm Actico bandages are for use in patients with chronic oedema. 12 cm banadge should be applied to the thigh.

 
Actico 8cm x 6m
(Not latex free)
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Green

8cm Actico bandages are for use in patients with chronic oedema. 8 cm banadge should be applied to the foot.

 
Comprilan 10cm x 5m
(Latex free)
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First Choice
Green

Reusable system (washable) High cotton content. For specialist chronic oedema management.

 
Coban 2 Comfort foam layer (layer 1) 10cm x 3.5m
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Second Choice
Green
 
   
Coban 2 Comfort foam layer (layer 1) 15cm x 3.5m
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Second Choice
Green

15cm width bandage should be used for applying to the knee and thigh of patients with chronic oedema.

 
   
Coban 2 Compression layer (layer 2) 10cm x 4.5m
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Second Choice
Green
 
   
Coban 2 Compression layer (layer 2) 15cm x 4.5m
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Second Choice
Green

The Coban 2 15cm width bandage should be used for applying reduced compression to the knee and thigh of patients with chronic oedema.

 
   
Coban 2 Lite Comfort foam layer (layer 1) 10cm x 2.7m
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Second Choice
Green
 
   
Coban 2 Lite Comfort foam layer (layer 1) 15cm x 2.7m
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Second Choice
Green

The Coban 2 lite comfort 15cm width bandage should be used for applying reduced compression to the knee and thigh of patients with chronic oedema.

 
   
Coban 2 Lite Compression layer (layer 2) 10cm x 3.5m
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Second Choice
Green
 
   
Coban 2 Lite Compression layer (layer 2) 15cm x 3.5m
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Second Choice
Green

15cm width bandage should be used for applying reduced compression to the knee and thigh of patients with chronic oedema.

 
   
Coban 2 Lite compression system Kit
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Second Choice
Green

Designed to be more comfitable to patients less tolerant of compression therapy and/or who require reduced compression thepray.


This system is designed to be used as a kit and should not be used with other wadding or bandages.


 

 
   
K-Lite 10cm x 4.5cm
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Second Choice
Green

second-line use after Ultra-Lite

 
   
Coban 2 Layer compression system Kit
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Second Choice
Green

Multi-layer compression bandage kit. Bandages of choice for lymphoedema/coedema management.


Coban 2 system is second-line for patients requiring full compression where Actico is considered inappropriate, known latex allergies or slippage may be a concern.

 
   
Clinifast  (Red, Green, Blue, Yellow and beige lines)
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Formulary
Green

Available in 1m, 3m and 5m lengths.

 
   
Comfifast
(Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, and Beige lines)
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Formulary
Green

Available in 1m, 3m and 5m lengths.

 
   
Ultra Soft 10cm x 3.5cm
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Formulary
Green

Sub compression padding bandage used to protect the limb and for shaping if required.

 
   
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 Non Formulary Items
DermaSilk silk garments

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Non Formulary
 
DreamSkin silk garments

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Non Formulary
 
  
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Section Title Section Title (sub level)
First Choice Item First Choice item
Non Formulary Item Non Formulary section
Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
Track Changes
Display tracking information
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Link to adult BNF
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Link to children's BNF
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Link to SPCs
SMC
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

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Status Description

Green

Primary and Secondary Care (unrestricted) may be prescribed by GPs, hospital doctors or other qualified prescribers in primary and secondary care  

Amber Initiation

Amber Initiated: first prescription from specialist, on going supplies from primary care (or when stabilised on therapy).  

Amber Recommended

Amber recommended: first prescription may be supplied by primary care under the advice of a specialist.  

Amber with Shared Care

For initiation within a specialist service followed by ongoing prescribing in primary care according to published shared care guidance  

Red

For initiation and ongoing prescribing in secondary care only. Medicines in this category may be further restricted to use by specific hospital departments only.  

Blue

For prescribing in primary care only  

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