netFormulary Berkshire West NHS NHS
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Group
 Formulary Chapter 15: Anaesthesia - Full Section
This formulary is used by multiple organisations. There may be some instances where an item is on the formulary for one organisation but not the others. To help distinguish between each organisation, text will be colour coded, i.e. information relating to the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust will be in blue and Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust will be in purple. Please ensure you read all information detailed under a drug.   
Numbers in brackets indicate counts of (Formulary items, Non Formulary items)
15.01 General anaesthesia (0,0)
Anaesthesia, sedation and resuscitation in dental practice (0,0)
Gas cylinders (5,0)
15.01.01 Intravenous anaesthetics (1,0)
Barbiturates (0,1)
Other intravenous anaesthetics (6,0)
15.01.02 Inhalational anaesthetics (1,0)
Volatile liquid anaesthetics (5,0)
Nitrous oxide (2,0)
15.01.03 Antimuscarinic drugs (4,0)
15.01.04 Sedative and analgesic peri-operative drugs (0,0) Benzodiazepines (9,0)
Benzodiazepines (0,0) Non-opioid analgesics (3,1) Opioid analgesics (7,0) Other drugs for sedation (1,0)
15.01.05 Neuromuscular blocking drugs (0,0)
Non-depolarising muscle relaxants (5,2)
Depolarising muscle relaxants (2,0)
15.01.06 Drugs for reversal of neuromuscular blockade (0,0)
Anticholinesterases (2,1)
Other drugs for reversal of neuromuscular blockade (1,0)
15.01.07 Antagonists for central and respiratory depression (4,0)
15.01.08 Drugs for malignant hyperthermia (1,0)
15.02 Local anaesthesia (0,0)
Lidocaine (10,5)
Bupivacaine (2,3)
Levobupivacaine (0,2)
Prilocaine (2,1)
Procaine (1,0)
Ropivacaine (1,0)
Tetracaine (1,0)
Other local anaesthetics (4,5)