Update information

Update information

March 2021: We produced a statement clarifying our recommendations on unlicensed cannabis-based medicinal products for severe treatment-resistant epilepsy, which should be read alongside the recommendations.

Minor changes since publication

October 2022: In recommendation 1.5.1 and the March 2021 clarification statement we clarified that the initiating prescriber of cannabis-based medicinal products for children and young people under the care of paediatric services should also be a tertiary paediatric specialist in the condition being treated.

October 2021: We added a link to NICE's guideline on babies, children and young people's experience of healthcare in recommendation 1.5.6 and to NICE's guideline on shared decision making in recommendation 1.5.11.

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