Consultation on proposed amendments to the list of controlled drugs that physiotherapists can independently prescribe across the United Kingdom

Closes 10 Dec 2020

The proposal

1. Should amendments to legislation be made to enable physiotherapist independent prescribers to prescribe additional controlled drugs for their patients?
2. Do you have any additional information on any aspects not already considered as to why the proposal to amend the list of controlled drugs which physiotherapists can independently prescribe SHOULD go forward?
3. Do you have any additional information on any aspects not already considered as to why the proposal to amend the list of controlled drugs which physiotherapists can independently prescribe SHOULD NOT go forward?
4. Please indicate to what extent you agree or disagree with each of the proposed controlled drugs that physiotherapist independent prescribers would be able to prescribe for their patients:

Please see table 1 in section 4.3 of the full consultation guide for further information on the clinical justification for the use of the proposed list of medicines.