NICE guideline

COVID-19 rapid guideline: gastrointestinal and liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response


The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of children and adults who have gastrointestinal or liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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NICE guideline

NICE CKS—constipation in adults


This summary has been developed for use by community pharmacists under our Guidelines for Pharmacy title, it therefore only covers the information relevant to this setting, and is deliberately concise. Areas covered in the summary include: advice for those with the condition, management (short-duration and chronic), secondary causes of the condition, and prescribing information. Please refer to the full NICE guideline for the complete set of recommendations and references.

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NICE guideline

NICE CKS—diarrhoea


This summary has been developed for use by community pharmacists under our Guidelines for Pharmacy title and therefore only covers the information relevant to this setting. For community pharmacists, the referral section implies primary care referral prior to secondary care referral. Please see the full guideline for the complete set ...

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NICE guideline

NICE GORD in children guideline


A useful NICE guideline summary on the recognition, diagnosis, and management of GORD in children and young people.


NICE guideline

NICE GORD guideline


A brief NICE guidance summary on the investigation and management of dyspepsia and GORD including H pylori testing and eradication, and endoscopy referral.

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NICE guideline

NICE constipation in children guideline


A useful summary of NICE's guideline on the diagnosis and management of childhood constipation. Includes 'red flag' findings and summary tables.


PHE/DH/DWP guideline

PHE infectious diarrhoea guideline


A concise summary of Public Health England guidance on managing suspected infectious diarrhoea. 

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NICE guideline

NICE IBS guideline


A summary of NICE guidance on the diagnosis and management of IBS in primary care. Includes dietary, lifestyle, pharmacological, and alternative approaches.

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NICE guideline

NICE diarrhoea and vomiting in children guideline


A concise NICE guidance summary on diagnosis, assessment, and management of diarrhoea and vomiting caused by gastroenteritis in children under five years.

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Opioid-induced constipation: optimal management and the role of PAMORA drugs

Commissioned by Sandoz Limited

This webinar has been initiated and commissioned by Sandoz Ltd and organised in partnership with Guidelines. Sandoz Ltd has reviewed the scope of the webinar, commissioned the speakers, and approved all materials related to the webinar. The speakers have been paid an honorarium. The views and opinions of the speakers ...


Working party guideline/algorithm

Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency guideline

By Development group: Hambling Cummings Merriman & Widdowson

This management algorithm was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Hambling C et al with the support of a grant from Mylan Ltd.