Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Dartford Gravesham and Swanley CCG

Please see the Kent and Medway guidelines for full information on self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) and ketones, and preferred formulary choices of blood glucose and ketone meters, test strips and lancets in adults, young people and children who have diabetes. This includes which patient groups/cohorts the preferred formulary meters/test strips are suitable/should be used for.

Guidance on insulin pen needles and preferred formulary choices for Kent and Medway


Prescribing as pack of 200 is more cost-effective

  • Preferred
  • On Formulary
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Use Only
  • Unlicensed Medicines