intelog Child Health Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the intelog editors to support primary care prescribing in child health, including immunisations and ADHD.  

Latest news

Boys to be vaccinated against HPV from September

Boys to be vaccinated against HPV from September

The routine HPV vaccination programme is to be extended...

Licensed melatonin treatment now available for children with autism

Licensed melatonin treatment now available for children with autism

GPs can now prescribe melatonin as a licensed prolonged-release...

Two new steroid inhalers launched

Two new steroid inhalers launched

A new beclometasone metered-dose inhaler and a new...

Teething products containing lidocaine to become 'P' medicines

Teething products containing lidocaine to become 'P' medicines

All oral lidocaine-containing preparations indicated...

New salmeterol/fluticasone inhaler for adult and childhood asthma

New salmeterol/fluticasone inhaler for adult and childhood asthma

The new pressurised metered-dose inhaler (MDI) Combisal...


Prescribing Notes

Guide to treatment options for selected paediatric conditions:

ADHD (including methylphenidate)

Growth disorders (including somatropin and somatostatin)



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