|Assessment Status||Rapid Review Complete|
|Indication||For severe diarrhoea such as diarrhoea caused by cytostatic medication, radiation or neuroendocrine tumours when use of other anti-diarrhoea treatments have not given sufficient effect.|
|Rapid review commissioned||04/03/2019|
|Rapid review completed||03/04/2019|
|Rapid review outcome||A full HTA is not recommended. The NCPE recommends that opium tincture (Dropizol) not be considered for reimbursement at the submitted price*.|
*This recommendation should be considered while also having regard to the criteria specified in the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013.