NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines
Medicines Update

Sacubitril / valsartan

Heart MCN Key Message


All new initiations of sacubitril/valsartan must be discussed on an individual patient basis with a consultant with special interest in heart failure. For safety reasons, every patient commenced on sacubitril/valsartan should be under the care of the Heart Failure Liaison Nurses through-out the initiation and up-titration phase.


NHSGGC guidelines on Sacubitril/Valsartan are available on Staffnet 



Published 25/4/17