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Budesonide 9 mg prolonged release tablet (Cortiment®) SMC No. (1093/15)

Disclaimer: Information intended for healthcare professionals only. This Guidelines card, which summarises Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) advice on budesonide 9 mg prolonged release tablet, has been initiated by Ferring Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Ferring Pharmaceuticals Ltd has reviewed this card for technical accuracy and regulatory compliance. Ferring Pharmaceuticals Ltd has provided the prescribing information overleaf. The SMC has reviewed this card for technical accuracy and permission request only. The SMC was not involved in the production of this card.



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