British government examines drugs white listBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6963.1188 (Published 05 November 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1188
- J Warden
The idea of a national prescribing list for the NHS in Britain, as proposed by the Commons health committee, is to be examined by the Department of Health. The aim is to replace the blacklist of selected drugs that may not be prescribed with a “white list” covering all therapeutic categories. In this way a national formulary would gradually be built up.
Responding to the committee's report on the …