Black & Grey List

Black list (Items NOT to be prescribed) and Grey list (Items prescribable under limited circumstances).

Find the latest Black and Grey list here

Provision of Flash Glucose testing for individuals registered with a NHS Stockport GP Practice

Flash glucose testing systems e.g. FreeStyle Libre® are devices that have now been approved nationally for use within restricted criteria.
NHS Stockport CCGs guidance on Flash Glucose testing can be found here

CCG Guidance on Approval Request Policy –

To request approval to prescribe outside of local policy or to prescribe Freestyle Libre please complete the relevant form and email it to

  • Request to prescribe medication or appliances outside of NHS Stockport CCG local policy – Download here
  • Request to prescribe Freestyle Libre can be downloaded here

To request changes to black/grey list:

Criteria for inclusion on Black or Grey list –

If you think an item should be added or removed from the black/grey list or if you feel there needs to be a change in status of a listed drug please use the attached form and send it to:

Please note this form is for use by prescribing clinicians working within Stockport Health Economy only.

Forms from any other source will not be considered.


GMMMG regularly reviews the formulary and ‘Do Not Prescribe’ items.

If any GPs have any suggestions for additions/ changes please feel free to contribute, by contacting: and copy to

Please just remember this is the GMMMG DNP list and not the local black list, though anything that gets added to the DNP list will make its way onto our black or grey lists shortly after.