High dose ICS Inhalers



Project
OpenSAFELY
Coding system
Dictionary of Medicines and Devices
Version
2020-05-05
Codelist ID
opensafely/high-dose-ics-inhalers

Description

A list of high dose inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) preparations at VMP and AMP from the NHS Dictionary of Medicines and Devices.

Methodology

This codelist is based on the OpenPrescribing.net measure of prescribing of high dose ICS which itself is derived from British Thoracic/SIGN guidance. It includes

  • Inhalers where form-route is pressurizedinhalation.inhalation OR powderinhalation.inhalation

and

  • BNF codes related to ICS. Full details of BNF codes included can be read in the Jupyter noptebook below.

References

Signed off by

  • Brian MacKenna, EBM Datalab (May 5, 2020)
  • Richard Croker, EBM Datalab (May 5, 2020)
type id bnf_code nm
amp 3179811000001108 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (A A H Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 3180011000001102 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Mylan)
amp 3180911000001103 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Alliance Healthcare (Distribution) Ltd)
amp 4774011000001109 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Teva UK Ltd)
amp 7379311000001100 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Kent Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 11400811000001102 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Almus Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 17833911000001100 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Phoenix Healthcare Distribution Ltd)
amp 3180211000001107 0302000C0BBAAAC Becloforte 250micrograms/dose inhaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 3182411000001107 0302000C0BEABAU AeroBec Forte 250 Autohaler (Meda Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 3180611000001109 0302000C0BFACAC Beclazone 250 inhaler (Teva UK Ltd)
amp 3182611000001105 0302000C0BFAFAU Beclazone 250 Easi-Breathe inhaler (Teva UK Ltd)
amp 3174111000001102 0302000C0BIAFBK Asmabec 250 Clickhaler (Focus Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 10619611000001102 0302000C0BPADBW Clenil Modulite 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Chiesi Ltd)
amp 31063411000001101 0302000C0BQABBZ Fostair 200micrograms/dose / 6micrograms/dose inhaler (Chiesi Ltd)
amp 31063111000001106 0302000C0BRABCA Fostair NEXThaler 200micrograms/dose / 6micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Chiesi Ltd)
amp 36603811000001107 0302000C0BTADBW Soprobec 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Europe Ltd)
amp 3228711000001106 0302000K0BBAIAH Pulmicort 400 Turbohaler (AstraZeneca UK Ltd)
amp 4373811000001100 0302000K0BDACAU Symbicort 400/12 Turbohaler (AstraZeneca UK Ltd)
amp 10074411000001100 0302000K0BGACAH Easyhaler Budesonide 400micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Orion Pharma (UK) Ltd)
amp 25254711000001106 0302000K0BHABAU DuoResp Spiromax 320micrograms/dose / 9micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Teva UK Ltd)
amp 34812111000001106 0302000K0BIAAAU Fobumix Easyhaler 320micrograms/dose / 9micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Orion Pharma (UK) Ltd)
amp 31064811000001101 0302000N0AAAZAZ Fluticasone propionate 500micrograms/dose / Salmeterol 50micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (A A H Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 3103511000001100 0302000N0BBAFAF Flixotide 250microgram disks (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 3185211000001103 0302000N0BBAUAU Flixotide 500micrograms/dose Accuhaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 2831211000001109 0302000N0BBBABC Flixotide 250micrograms/dose Evohaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 3188311000001102 0302000N0BCACAZ Seretide 500 Accuhaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 539811000001106 0302000N0BCAFBG Seretide 250 Evohaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
amp 21019711000001107 0302000N0BDABBK Flutiform 250micrograms/dose / 10micrograms/dose inhaler (Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
amp 29782511000001103 0302000N0BFABBG Sirdupla 25micrograms/dose / 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Mylan)
amp 30950311000001106 0302000N0BGAAAZ AirFluSal Forspiro 50micrograms/dose / 500micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Sandoz Ltd)
amp 34215511000001101 0302000N0BGACBG AirFluSal 25micrograms/dose / 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Sandoz Ltd)
amp 33679711000001103 0302000N0BHAAAZ Aerivio Spiromax 50micrograms/dose / 500micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Teva UK Ltd)
amp 34023811000001102 0302000N0BIABBG Sereflo 25micrograms/dose / 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Cipla EU Ltd)
amp 34675711000001103 0302000N0BJABBG Aloflute 25micrograms/dose / 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Mylan)
amp 35515311000001106 0302000N0BKABAZ Fusacomb Easyhaler 50micrograms/dose / 500micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Orion Pharma (UK) Ltd)
amp 35594411000001101 0302000N0BLACBG Combisal 25micrograms/dose / 250micrograms/dose inhaler (Aspire Pharma Ltd)
amp 36604711000001102 0302000N0BMAAAZ Stalpex 50micrograms/dose / 500micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Europe Ltd)
amp 9004211000001109 0302000U0BBABAB Alvesco 160 inhaler (AstraZeneca UK Ltd)
amp 23621711000001102 0302000V0BBAAAA Relvar Ellipta 184micrograms/dose / 22micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler (GlaxoSmithKline UK Ltd)
vmp 35908811000001103 0302000C0AAACAC Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler
vmp 35908611000001102 0302000C0AAAUAU Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose breath actuated inhaler
vmp 35908711000001106 0302000C0AABKBK Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 10621111000001100 0302000C0AABWBW Beclometasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 31087411000001106 0302000C0AABZBZ Beclometasone 200micrograms/dose / Formoterol 6micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 31087511000001105 0302000C0AACACA Beclometasone 200micrograms/dose / Formoterol 6micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 35912711000001106 0302000K0AAAHAH Budesonide 400micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 4378111000001103 0302000K0AAAUAU Budesonide 400micrograms/dose / Formoterol 12micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 36059511000001106 0302000N0AAAFAF Fluticasone propionate 250microgram inhalation powder blisters
vmp 36059711000001101 0302000N0AAAPAP Fluticasone propionate 500microgram inhalation powder blisters with device
vmp 320605000 0302000N0AAAUAU Fluticasone propionate 500micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 320280004 0302000N0AAAZAZ Fluticasone propionate 500micrograms/dose / Salmeterol 50micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler
vmp 320615006 0302000N0AABCBC Fluticasone 250micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 320276009 0302000N0AABGBG Fluticasone 250micrograms/dose / Salmeterol 25micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 21113811000001105 0302000N0AABKBK Fluticasone 250micrograms/dose / Formoterol 10micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 9004411000001108 0302000U0AAABAB Ciclesonide 160micrograms/dose inhaler CFC free
vmp 23661311000001105 0302000V0AAAAAA Fluticasone furoate 184micrograms/dose / Vilanterol 22micrograms/dose dry powder inhaler