10.1.5 Other drugs for rheumatic diseases

Prescribing of glucosamine and chondroitin is not recommended by NICE - see NICE CG177: Osteoarthritis: care and management.

Patients wishing to use these treatments should be advised to purchase them.

  • First Line Drugs
  • Second Line Drugs
  • Specialist Initiated Drugs with Shared Care Guidelines
  • Specialist Only Drugs
  • Mixed Status