ACE inhibitors/ Angiotensin II receptor antagonists
NICE NG148: Acute kidney injury - prevention, detection and management
Treatment with sacubitril valsartan should be started by a heart failure specialist with access to a multidisciplinary heart failure team. Prescribing may be transferred to primary care after dose titration to the maximum (tolerated) dose and once the patient is on a stable dose.
GPs will be notified and asked to take over prescribing using the “Transfer of Prescribing Responsibility” form.
- First Line Drugs
- Second Line Drugs
- Specialist Initiated or Recommended Drugs
- Specialist Initiated Drugs with Shared Care Guidelines
- Specialist Only Drugs
- Mixed Status