Prescribing reminder – Subcutaneous methotrexate

Across Darlington, DDES and North Durham CCGs a small number of rheumatology patients who are unsuitable for oral methotrexate are prescribed subcutaneous methotrexate.  This should be initiated under the supervision of a rheumatologist before being transferred to shared care with their GP once stable.

Prescribing Reminder – Subcutaneous Methotrexate