Fluoride toothpaste – head and neck cancer patients
Treatment of head and neck cancer patients who have had surgery, radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
CCG (HRG included)
Restriction: to be prescribed on advice from a secondary care specialist, who have had surgery, radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy, who are unable to access a primary care dentist.
For general prophylaxis of dental caries, please see https://www.lancsmmg.nhs.uk/medicines-library/fluorides/
Reason for decision:
Suitable for initiation in primary care in line with restrictions