Reference 2021-70

REF: 2021-70          

Subject: Paediatric usage of Buccolam for pre-med/diagnostic use

 

Request:

What number of Buccolam syringes were administered to paediatric patients for the purposes of sedation pre procedures over the last 12 months of data you hold (please provide details of what this date range is). 

 

What number of Buccolam syringes were administered to paediatric patients for the purposes of treating epilepsy over the last 12 months of data you hold (please provide details of what this date range is). 

 

If a specific purpose is not discernible please could I request the number of syringes administered to all paediatric patients.  If the number of syringes is not possible but the number of paediatric patients that received Buccolam is, then again this information would also be gratefully received.

 

Response:

What number of Buccolam syringes were administered to paediatric patients for the purposes of sedation pre procedures over the last 12 months of data you hold (please provide details of what this date range is). 

Unable to Provide purpose

What number of Buccolam syringes were administered to paediatric patients for the purposes of treating epilepsy over the last 12 months of data you hold (please provide details of what this date range is). 

Unable to Provide purpose

If a specific purpose is not discernible please could I request the number of syringes administered to all paediatric patients.

 

 

If the number of syringes is not possible but the number of paediatric patients that received Buccolam is, then again this information would also be gratefully received.

51

30 paediatric patients across the 12 month period

(please note this is a count of unique patients, so some patients may have received more than once across the period)

Please note: The above figure is  the number of Paediatric Patients it was prescribed to (not administered) and the number of times (as some have more than one).