Update 05/01/2023: Consultation paused. The national valproate shared care protocol has been removed from the NHS England website, pending review and update in line the the recent MHRA Drug Safety Update. As a result, this consultation has been paused. See consultation page for more details.

Original news item: The North East and North Cumbria (NENC) Medicines Committee are seeking NENC system-wide views on adoption of the national shared care protocol for valproate medicines in patients of child-bearing potential.

Consultation comments will be used to inform implementation of the shared care protocol in NENC, and the NENC valproate project work.

The consultation will run until 5pm on Friday 20th January 2023. Take part by visiting the consultations page.