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PB 35 of 2021 Determinations/Health as made
This instrument determines prices and claimed prices by reference to the pricing and pack quantity of listed brands of pharmaceutical items, and the circumstances in which the Commonwealth pays the special patient contribution for the brands of pharmaceutical item.
Administered by: Health
Registered 31 Mar 2021
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

PB 35 of 2021

 

National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2021

I, Thea Connolly, as delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following determination.

Dated 31 March 2021

Thea Connolly

Assistant Secretary
Pricing and PBS Policy Branch
Health Resourcing Group
Department of Health

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedule 3..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

6............ Determined price........................................................................................................... 2

7............ Claimed price................................................................................................................. 2

8............ Commonwealth payment of special patient contribution................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Determined and claimed prices                                                              4

Schedule 2—Pharmaceutical benefits for which the Commonwealth will pay the special patient contribution                                                                         26

Schedule 3—Repeals                                                                                                                                     28

National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2010                  28

 


1  Name

             (1)  This instrument is the National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2021

             (2)  This instrument may also be cited as PB 35 of 2021.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 April 2021.

1 April 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 85B of the National Health Act 1953.

4  Schedule 3

                   Each instrument that is specified in Schedule 3 to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule, and any other item in that Schedule has effect according to its terms.

5  Definitions

             (1)  In this instrument:

Act means the National Health Act 1953.

base‑priced drug in relation to a brand of a pharmaceutical item mentioned in Schedule 2 (the relevant brand), means all brands of pharmaceutical items that have:

                     (a)  the same drug as the relevant brand; or

                     (b)  a drug in the same therapeutic group as that drug;

and for which no price is determined under section 85B of the Act.

pack quantity has the same meaning as in subsection 84(1) of the Act.

Note:          The Minister may determine one or more pack quantities for a brand of a pharmaceutical item under subsection 84AK(2) of the Act. The quantities determined are the quantities in a manufacturer’s PBS packs.

pricing quantity has the same meaning as in subsection 84(1) of the Act.

Note:          Subsection 84AK(1) of the Act provides that the pricing quantity of a brand of a pharmaceutical item is the lowest of any pack quantity of any brand of the pharmaceutical item.

special patient contribution has the same meaning as in subsection 84(1) of the Act.

6  Determined price

                   For the purposes of subsection 85B(2) of the Act, the amount that is, for the purposes of Part VII of the Act, taken to be the appropriate maximum price for the pricing quantity of a brand of a pharmaceutical item mentioned in Schedule 1 to this instrument, is the price for the brand mentioned in the column headed “Determined price” for the pricing quantity mentioned in the column headed “Pricing quantity/pack quantity”.

7  Claimed price

                   For the purposes of subsection 85B(3) of the Act, the amount that is, for the purposes of Part VII of the Act, taken to be the price claimed by the responsible person for a pack quantity of a brand of a pharmaceutical item mentioned in Schedule 1 to this instrument, is the price for the brand mentioned in the column headed “Claimed price” for the pack quantity mentioned in the column headed “Pricing quantity/pack quantity”.

8  Commonwealth payment of special patient contribution

             (1)  For the purposes of subsection 85B(4) of the Act, the circumstances in which the Commonwealth is to pay the special patient contribution for a brand of a pharmaceutical item are:

                     (a)  the brand of pharmaceutical item is mentioned in Schedule 2 to this instrument; and

                     (b)  the brand has been prescribed in a circumstance mentioned for the brand in Schedule 2 to this instrument; and

                     (c)  the prescription:

                              (i)  is taken to be authorised in accordance with subsection (2) of this section; or

                             (ii)  has been submitted and authorised in the way provided for in authority required procedures mentioned in an instrument made under section 85 of the Act.

             (2)  If the circumstance in which the brand is prescribed is a circumstance determined under paragraph 85(7)(b) of the Act, the prescription is taken to be authorised if:

                     (a)  the circumstance requires compliance with authority required procedures for prescribing the brand; and

                     (b)  the authority required procedures have been complied with.

             (3)  For the purposes of this section, the pharmaceutical item is the listed drug mentioned in Schedule 2:

                     (a)  in the form mentioned in Schedule 2 for the listed drug; and

                     (b)  with the manner of administration mentioned in Schedule 2 for the form of the listed drug.


Schedule 1Determined and claimed prices

  

Note:       See sections 6 and 7.

 

Listed drug

Form

Manner of administration

Brand

Pricing quantity/ pack quantity

Determined price $

Claimed price $

Acarbose

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Glucobay 100

90

21.96

24.10

Alendronic acid with colecalciferol

Tablet 70 mg (as alendronate sodium) with 70 micrograms colecalciferol

Oral

Fosamax Plus

4

6.37

10.09

 

Tablet 70 mg (as alendronate sodium) with 140 micrograms colecalciferol

Oral

Fosamax Plus 70 mg/140 mcg

4

6.37

10.09

Allopurinol

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Zyloprim

200

4.52

7.75

 

Tablet 300 mg

Oral

Zyloprim

60

3.27

6.51

Amitriptyline

Tablet containing amitriptyline hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Endep 10

50

2.33

4.15

 

Tablet containing amitriptyline hydrochloride 25 mg

Oral

Endep 25

50

2.51

4.33

 

Tablet containing amitriptyline hydrochloride 50 mg

Oral

Endep 50

50

2.88

4.70

Amlodipine

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Norvasc

30

0.83

11.24

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Norvasc

30

1.47

11.89

Amlodipine with atorvastatin

Tablet 5 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 40 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 5/40

30

3.78

8.43

 

Tablet 5 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 80 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 5/80

30

5.05

9.70

 

Tablet 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 10 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 10/10

30

2.89

7.54

 

Tablet 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 20 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 10/20

30

3.57

8.22

 

Tablet 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 40 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 10/40

30

4.42

9.07

 

Tablet 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate) with 80 mg atorvastatin (as calcium)

Oral

Caduet 10/80

30

5.69

10.34

Amlodipine with valsartan

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)‑ 80 mg

Oral

Exforge 5/80

28

7.42

10.21

 

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg

Oral

Exforge 5/160

28

9.31

12.10

 

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)‑ 320 mg

Oral

Exforge 5/320

28

11.72

14.51

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg

Oral

Exforge 10/160

28

9.91

12.70

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)‑ 320 mg

Oral

Exforge 10/320

28

12.32

15.11

Amlodipine with valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg‑ 12.5 mg

Oral

Exforge HCT 5/160/12.5

28

10.72

13.51

 

Tablet 5 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg‑ 25 mg

Oral

Exforge HCT 5/160/25

28

12.13

14.92

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg‑ 12.5 mg

Oral

Exforge HCT 10/160/12.5

28

11.32

14.11

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)‑ 160 mg‑ 25 mg

Oral

Exforge HCT 10/160/25

28

12.73

15.52

 

Tablet 10 mg (as besilate)‑ 320 mg‑ 25 mg

Oral

Exforge HCT 10/320/25

28

15.14

17.93

Amoxicillin

Capsule 250 mg (as trihydrate)

Oral

Amoxil

20

1.37

4.61

 

Capsule 500 mg (as trihydrate)

Oral

Amoxil

20

1.63

5.12

 

Powder for oral suspension 125 mg (as trihydrate) per 5 mL, 100 mL

Oral

Amoxil

1

1.28

4.50

 

Powder for oral suspension 250 mg (as trihydrate) per 5 mL, 100 mL

Oral

Amoxil Forte

1

1.59

4.90

 

Powder for paediatric oral drops 100 mg (as trihydrate) per mL, 20 mL

Oral

Amoxil

1

5.88

6.37

 

Tablet 1 g (as trihydrate)

Oral

Maxamox

14

1.47

2.47

Amoxicillin with Clavulanic Acid

Powder for oral suspension containing 400 mg amoxicillin (as trihydrate) with 57 mg clavulanic acid (as potassium clavulanate) per 5 mL, 60 mL

Oral

Augmentin Duo 400

1

1.90

6.40

 

Tablet containing 500 mg amoxicillin (as trihydrate) with 125 mg clavulanic acid (as potassium clavulanate)

Oral

Augmentin Duo

10

2.30

6.83

 

Tablet containing 875 mg amoxicillin (as trihydrate) with 125 mg clavulanic acid (as potassium clavulanate)

Oral

Augmentin Duo forte

10

2.58

8.38

Atenolol

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Tenormin

30

1.06

13.58

Betamethasone

Cream 200 micrograms (as valerate) per g, 100 g

Application

Betnovate 1/5

1

7.20

9.98

 

 

 

Celestone‑M

1

7.20

9.52

 

Cream 500 micrograms (as dipropionate) per g, 15 g

Application

Diprosone

1

5.43

7.71

 

Cream 500 micrograms (as valerate) per g, 15 g

Application

Betnovate 1/2

1

1.61

3.99

 

Ointment 500 micrograms (as dipropionate) per g, 15 g

Application

Diprosone

1

5.43

7.71

Betaxolol

Eye drops, solution, 5 mg (as hydrochloride) per mL, 5 mL

Application to the eye

Betoptic

1

6.75

11.18

Bisacodyl

Suppositories 10 mg, 10

Rectal

Dulcolax

1

3.92

4.32

Bisoprolol

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 2.5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

6.28

12.51

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

7.84

14.07

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 10 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

9.80

16.03

Brimonidine

Eye drops containing brimonidine tartrate 2 mg per mL, 5 mL

Application to the eye

Alphagan

1

11.10

12.42

Brinzolamide

Eye drops 10 mg per mL, 5 mL

Application to the eye

Azopt

1

13.23

17.67

Calcitriol

Capsule 0.25 microgram

Oral

Rocaltrol

100

14.99

17.12

Candesartan

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 4 mg

Oral

Atacand

30

0.43

12.96

 

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 8 mg

Oral

Atacand

30

1.29

13.82

 

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 32 mg

Oral

Atacand

30

4.64

17.17

Candesartan with Hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 16 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Atacand Plus 16/12.5

30

4.12

16.65

 

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 32 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Atacand Plus 32/12.5

30

4.82

17.35

 

Tablet containing candesartan cilexetil 32 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Oral

Atacand Plus 32/25

30

5.59

18.12

Captopril

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Capoten

90

4.51

8.85

 

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Capoten

90

8.89

12.52

Carbamazepine

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Tegretol 100

100

5.47

6.86

 

Tablet 200 mg

Oral

Tegretol 200

100

9.13

10.51

Carbomer

Eye gel 2 mg per g, 10 g

Application to the eye

Viscotears

1

2.62

6.20

Carmellose

Eye drops containing carmellose sodium 5 mg per mL, single dose units 0.4 mL, 30

Application to the eye

Cellufresh

1

5.45

7.38

 

Eye drops containing carmellose sodium 10 mg per mL, single dose units 0.4 mL, 30

Application to the eye

Celluvisc

1

5.45

7.38

Cefaclor

Powder for oral suspension 125 mg (as monohydrate) per 5 mL, 100 mL

Oral

Ceclor

1

3.11

10.55

 

Powder for oral suspension 250 mg (as monohydrate) per 5 mL, 75 mL

Oral

Ceclor

1

3.31

10.75

 

Tablet (sustained release) 375 mg (as monohydrate)

Oral

Ceclor CD

10

3.50

10.94

Cefalexin

Capsule 250 mg (as monohydrate)

Oral

Keflex

20

1.59

5.09

 

Capsule 500 mg (as monohydrate)

Oral

Keflex

20

1.73

6.82

 

Granules for oral suspension 125 mg (as monohydrate) per 5 mL, 100 mL

Oral

Keflex

1

1.82

5.68

 

Granules for oral suspension 250 mg (as monohydrate) per 5 mL, 100 mL

Oral

Keflex

1

2.10

7.39

Ciprofloxacin

Eye drops 3 mg (as hydrochloride) per mL, 5 mL

Application to the eye

Ciloxan

1

8.92

10.95

Citalopram

Tablet 20 mg (as hydrobromide)

Oral

Cipramil

28

1.21

11.15

Clarithromycin

Tablet 250 mg

Oral

Klacid

14

2.75

6.00

Clomipramine

Tablet containing clomipramine hydrochloride 25 mg

Oral

Anafranil 25

50

5.52

9.63

Clonazepam

Tablet 500 micrograms

Oral

Rivotril

  50

2.65

  3.51

Codeine with Paracetamol

Tablet containing codeine phosphate hemihydrate 30 mg with paracetamol 500 mg

Oral

Panadeine Forte

20

1.26

3.21

Colchicine

Tablet 500 micrograms

Oral

Colgout

30

3.70

6.40

Cyproterone

Tablet containing cyproterone acetate 50 mg

Oral

Androcur

20

13.32

15.55

 

 

 

 

50

34.36

 

Tablet containing cyproterone acetate 100 mg

Oral

Androcur‑100

50

51.88

53.19

Dexamethasone with Framycetin and Gramicidin

Ear drops containing dexamethasone 500 micrograms (as sodium metasulfobenzoate), framycetin sulfate 5 mg and gramicidin 50 micrograms per mL, 8 mL

Application to the ear

Sofradex

1

2.85

5.09

Diazepam

Tablet 2 mg

Oral

Antenex 2

50

1.23

4.01

 

Tablet 5 mg

Oral

Valium

50

1.29

4.36

Diclofenac

Tablet (enteric coated) containing diclofenac sodium 25 mg

Oral

Voltaren 25

50

1.37

2.97

 

Tablet (enteric coated) containing diclofenac sodium 50 mg

Oral

Voltaren 50

50

1.91

5.12

Dicloxacillin

Capsule 250 mg (as sodium)

Oral

Distaph 250

24

4.30

6.11

 

Capsule 500 mg (as sodium)

Oral

Distaph 500

24

7.53

9.35

Digoxin

Tablet 62.5 micrograms

Oral

Lanoxin‑PG

200

3.24

5.62

 

Tablet 250 micrograms

Oral

Lanoxin

100

3.47

5.85

Diltiazem

Capsule (controlled delivery) containing diltiazem hydrochloride 180 mg

Oral

Cardizem CD

30

6.25

8.02

 

Capsule (controlled delivery) containing diltiazem hydrochloride 240 mg

Oral

Cardizem CD

30

8.45

10.22

 

Capsule (controlled delivery) containing diltiazem hydrochloride 360 mg

Oral

Cardizem CD

30

11.08

12.84

 

Tablet containing diltiazem hydrochloride 60 mg

Oral

Cardizem

90

5.64

7.40

Diphenoxylate with Atropine

Tablet containing diphenoxylate hydrochloride 2.5 mg with atropine sulfate monohydrate 25 micrograms

Oral

Lomotil

20

1.66

3.06

Donepezil

Tablet containing donepezil hydrochloride 5 mg

Oral

Aricept

28

9.36

12.78

 

Tablet containing donepezil hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Aricept

28

9.36

17.73

Dorzolamide with timolol

Eye drops containing dorzolamide 20 mg (as hydrochloride) with timolol 5 mg (as maleate) per mL, 5 mL

Application to the eye

Cosopt

1

9.85

10.78

Dosulepin

Capsule containing dosulepin hydrochloride 25 mg

Oral

Dothep 25

50

2.39

4.20

 

Tablet containing dosulepin hydrochloride 75 mg

Oral

Dothep 75

30

2.39

4.20

Doxycycline

Capsule 100 mg (as hyclate) (containing enteric coated pellets)

Oral

Doryx

7

1.36

4.11

 

 

 

Mayne Pharma Doxycycline

7

1.36

2.79

 

 

 

Doryx

21

12.45

 

 

 

Mayne Pharma Doxycycline

21

7.07

 

Capsule 50 mg (as hyclate) (containing enteric coated pellets)

Oral

Doryx

25

2.17

6.83

 

 

 

Mayne Pharma Doxycycline

25

2.17

4.58

Duloxetine

Capsule 30 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Cymbalta

28

3.86

11.30

 

Capsule 60 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Cymbalta

28

5.51

12.95

Dutasteride

Capsule 500 micrograms

Oral

Avodart

30

15.50

22.01

Dutasteride with tamsulosin

 

Capsule containing dutasteride 500 micrograms with tamsulosin hydrochloride 400 micrograms

Oral

Duodart 500ug/400ug

30

18.29

21.55

Enalapril

Tablet containing enalapril maleate 10 mg

Oral

Renitec

30

2.87

8.83

 

Tablet containing enalapril maleate 20 mg

Oral

Renitec 20

30

3.65

9.60

Enalapril with Hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet containing enalapril maleate 20 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 6 mg

Oral

Renitec Plus 20/6

30

4.99

11.50

Eprosartan

Tablet 400 mg (as mesilate)

Oral

Teveten

28

5.75

9.00

 

Tablet 600 mg (as mesilate)

Oral

Teveten

28

14.41

17.66

Escitalopram

Tablet 10 mg (as oxalate)

Oral

Lexapro

28

1.95

12.85

 

Tablet 20 mg (as oxalate)

Oral

Lexapro

28

1.97

13.19

Esomeprazole

Tablet (enteric coated) 20 mg (as magnesium  trihydrate)

Oral

Nexium

30

5.87

9.20

 

Tablet (enteric coated) 40 mg (as magnesium  trihydrate)

 

Oral

Nexium

30

9.97

13.30

Esomeprazole and clarithromycin and amoxicillin

Pack containing 14 tablets (enteric coated) containing esomeprazole 20 mg (as magnesium trihydrate), 14 tablets clarithromycin 500 mg and 28 capsules amoxicillin 500 mg (as trihydrate)

Oral

Nexium Hp7

1

23.65

26.98

Exemestane

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Aromasin

30

51.62

55.34

Ezetimibe

Tablet 10 mg

Oral

Ezetrol

30

10.83

13.21

Ezetimibe and rosuvastatin

Pack containing 30 tablets ezetimibe 10 mg and 30 tablets rosuvastatin 5 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Rosuzet Composite Pack

1

11.79

14.10

 

Pack containing 30 tablets ezetimibe 10 mg and 30 tablets rosuvastatin 10 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Rosuzet Composite Pack

1

13.24

15.70

 

Pack containing 30 tablets ezetimibe 10 mg and 30 tablets rosuvastatin 20 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Rosuzet Composite Pack

1

12.88

15.13

 

Pack containing 30 tablets ezetimibe 10 mg and 30 tablets rosuvastatin 40 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Rosuzet Composite Pack

1

13.78

16.00

Felodipine

Tablet 2.5 mg (extended release)

Oral

Plendil ER

30

2.61

4.55

 

Tablet 5 mg (extended release)

Oral

Plendil ER

30

3.75

5.69

 

Tablet 10 mg (extended release)

Oral

Plendil ER

30

6.79

8.73

Fluconazole

Capsule 50 mg

Oral

Diflucan

28

9.90

15.48

Fluoxetine

Capsule 20 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Prozac 20

28

3.45

4.55

 

Tablet, dispersible, 20 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Prozac Tab

28

3.45

4.55

Fluticasone propionate

Pressurised inhalation containing fluticasone propionate 125 micrograms per dose, 120 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by Mouth

Flixotide

1

15.65

18.44

 

Pressurised inhalation containing fluticasone propionate 250 micrograms per dose, 120 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by Mouth

Flixotide

1

28.80

31.59

Fluticasone propionate with salmeterol

Pressurised inhalation containing fluticasone propionate 125 micrograms with salmeterol 25 micrograms (as xinafoate) per dose, 120 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by Mouth

Seretide MDI 125/25

1

34.56

38.28

 

Pressurised inhalation containing fluticasone propionate 250 micrograms with salmeterol 25 micrograms (as xinafoate) per dose, 120 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by Mouth

Seretide MDI 250/25

1

46.78

50.50

Fluvoxamine

Tablet containing fluvoxamine maleate 50 mg

Oral

Luvox

30

5.26

8.52

 

Tablet containing fluvoxamine maleate 100 mg

Oral

Luvox

30

7.97

11.23

Furosemide

Tablet 20 mg

Oral

Lasix‑M

50

0.78

1.90

 

Tablet 40 mg

Oral

Lasix

100

1.56

3.79

Gliclazide

Tablet 60 mg (modified release)

Oral

Diamicron 60mg MR

60

6.73

13.82

Glimepiride

Tablet 1 mg

Oral

Amaryl

30

0.90

2.98

 

Tablet 2 mg

Oral

Amaryl

30

1.72

3.75

 

Tablet 3 mg

Oral

Amaryl

30

2.19

4.22

 

Tablet 4 mg

Oral

Amaryl

30

2.70

4.73

Hydrocortisone

Cream containing hydrocortisone acetate 10 mg per g, 50 g

Application

Sigmacort

1

1.73

3.92

 

Ointment containing hydrocortisone acetate 10 mg per g, 50 g

Application

Sigmacort

1

1.73

3.92

 

Tablet 4 mg

Oral

Hysone 4

50

13.45

16.24

 

Tablet 20 mg

Oral

Hysone 20

60

19.20

21.99

Hypromellose

Eye drops 3 mg per mL, 10 mL

Application to the eye

Genteal

1

2.08

6.12

Hypromellose with Carbomer 980

Ocular lubricating gel 3 mg‑2 mg per g, 10 g

Application to the eye

Genteal gel

1

3.12

7.58

Hypromellose with Dextran

Eye drops containing 3 mg hypromellose 4500 with 1 mg dextran 70 per mL, 15 mL

Application to the eye

Tears Naturale

1

3.29

7.01

Ibuprofen

Tablet 400 mg

Oral

Brufen

30

1.50

3.84

Imiquimod

Cream 50 mg per g, 2 g, 2

Application

Aldara Pump

1

70.25

74.48

 

Cream 50 mg per g, 250 mg single use sachets, 12

Application

Aldara

1

70.25

72.37

Indapamide

Tablet containing indapamide hemihydrate 1.5 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Natrilix SR

90

7.17

13.82

 

Tablet containing indapamide hemihydrate 2.5 mg

Oral

Natrilix

90

4.91

11.96

Indometacin

Capsule 25 mg

Oral

Indocid

50

2.60

4.48

Ipratropium

Nebuliser solution containing ipratropium bromide 250 micrograms (as monohydrate) in 1 mL single units, 30

Inhalation

Atrovent

1

7.55

7.78

 

Nebuliser solution containing ipratropium bromide 500 micrograms (as monohydrate) in 1 mL single units, 30

Inhalation

Atrovent Adult

1

8.92

9.15

Irbesartan

Tablet 75 mg

Oral

Avapro

30

1.20

3.66

 

 

 

Karvea

30

1.20

3.66

 

Tablet 150 mg

Oral

Avapro

30

1.71

4.18

 

 

 

Karvea

30

1.71

4.18

 

Tablet 300 mg

Oral

Avapro

30

3.43

5.90

 

 

 

Karvea

30

3.43

5.90

Irbesartan with hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet 150 mg‑12.5 mg

Oral

Avapro HCT 150/12.5

30

1.96

4.43

 

 

 

Karvezide 150/12.5

30

1.96

4.43

 

Tablet 300 mg‑12.5 mg

Oral

Avapro HCT 300/12.5

30

3.60

6.06

 

 

 

Karvezide 300/12.5

30

3.60

6.06

 

Tablet 300 mg‑25 mg

Oral

Avapro HCT 300/25

30

3.92

6.38

 

 

 

Karvezide 300/25

30

3.92

6.38

Isosorbide Mononitrate

Tablet 60 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Imdur Durule

30

3.42

6.56

 

 

 

Monodur 60 mg

30

3.42

5.73

 

Tablet 120 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Imdur 120 mg

30

6.81

9.94

Ketoprofen

Capsule 200 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Orudis SR 200

28

10.26

12.04

Labetalol

Tablet containing labetalol hydrochloride 100 mg

Oral

Trandate

100

12.32

15.58

Lamivudine

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Zeffix

28

34.70

35.30

Lamotrigine

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

5.18

6.68

 

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

8.63

9.97

 

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

14.37

15.77

 

Tablet 200 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

24.15

25.54

Lansoprazole

Tablet 15 mg (orally disintegrating)

Oral

Zoton FasTabs

28

2.92

7.39

 

Tablet 30 mg (orally disintegrating)

Oral

Zoton FasTabs

28

5.24

9.71

Lercanidipine

Tablet containing lercanidipine hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Zanidip

28

1.95

5.21

 

Tablet containing lercanidipine hydrochloride 20 mg

Oral

Zanidip

28

3.25

6.50

Levonorgestrel with Ethinylestradiol

Pack containing 21 tablets 150 micrograms‑30 micrograms and 7 inert tablets

Oral

Levlen ED

4

5.68

9.37

 

 

 

Nordette 28

4

5.68

16.43

 

Pack containing 6 tablets 50 micrograms‑30 micrograms, 5 tablets 75 micrograms‑40 micrograms, 10 tablets 125 micrograms‑30 micrograms and 7 inert tablets

Oral

Triphasil 28

4

7.18

19.27

 

 

 

Triquilar ED

4

7.18

19.79

Levothyroxine

Tablet containing 50 micrograms anhydrous levothyroxine sodium

Oral

Oroxine

200

13.71

15.49

 

Tablet containing 75 micrograms anhydrous levothyroxine sodium

Oral

Oroxine

200

14.23

16.07

 

Tablet containing 100 micrograms anhydrous levothyroxine sodium

Oral

Oroxine

200

14.20

15.99

 

Tablet containing 200 micrograms anhydrous levothyroxine sodium

Oral

Oroxine

200

16.65

18.44

Lisinopril

Tablet 5 mg

Oral

Zestril

30

2.01

6.51

 

Tablet 10 mg

Oral

Zestril

30

3.01

7.51

 

Tablet 20 mg

Oral

Zestril

30

3.79

8.29

Medroxyprogesterone

Injection containing medroxyprogesterone acetate 150 mg in 1 mL

Injection

Depo‑Provera

1

13.14

19.65

 

Tablet containing medroxyprogesterone acetate 5 mg

Oral

Provera

56

7.44

13.67

 

Tablet containing medroxyprogesterone acetate 10 mg

Oral

Provera

30

6.39

12.62

 

 

 

 

100

27.53

Meloxicam

Capsule 7.5 mg

Oral

Mobic

30

2.60

5.39

 

Capsule 15 mg

Oral

Mobic

30

3.80

6.59

 

Tablet 7.5 mg

Oral

Mobic

30

2.60

5.39

 

Tablet 15 mg

Oral

Mobic

30

3.80

6.59

Metformin

Tablet containing metformin hydrochloride 500 mg

Oral

Diabex

100

2.50

7.11

 

Tablet (extended release) containing metformin hydrochloride 500 mg

Oral

Diabex XR 500

120

4.01

8.61

 

Tablet containing metformin hydrochloride 850 mg

Oral

Diabex 850

60

2.50

7.11

 

Tablet containing metformin hydrochloride 1 g

Oral

Diabex 1000

90

4.36

8.97

 

Tablet (extended release) containing metformin hydrochloride 1 g

Oral

Diabex XR 1000

60

4.01

8.61

Methylphenidate

Tablet containing methylphenidate hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Ritalin 10

100

8.50

12.00

Methylprednisolone

Injection containing methylprednisolone acetate 40 mg in 1 mL

Injection

Depo‑Medrol

5

10.58

13.01

Metoclopramide

Tablet containing 10 mg metoclopramide hydrochloride (as monohydrate)

Oral

Maxolon

25

1.05

2.83

Metoprolol

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 50 mg

Oral

Betaloc

100

1.77

9.66

 

 

 

Lopresor 50

100

1.77

3.44

 

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 100 mg

Oral

Betaloc

60

2.26

10.16

 

 

 

Lopresor 100

60

2.26

3.93

Metronidazole

Tablet 200 mg

Oral

Flagyl

21

1.18

3.04

 

Tablet 400 mg

Oral

Flagyl

21

2.77

4.63

Mirtazapine

Tablet 30 mg

Oral

Avanza

30

3.35

8.00

Moclobemide

Tablet 150 mg

Oral

Aurorix

60

9.06

11.85

 

Tablet 300 mg

Oral

Aurorix 300 mg

60

15.13

17.92

Mometasone

Cream containing mometasone furoate 1 mg per g, 15 g

Application

Elocon Alcohol Free

1

3.08

6.36

 

Lotion containing mometasone furoate 1 mg per g, 30 mL

Application

Elocon

1

4.86

8.15

 

Ointment containing mometasone furoate 1 mg per g, 15 g

Application

Elocon

1

3.08

6.36

Naproxen

Tablet 1 g (sustained release)

Oral

Naprosyn SR1000

28

6.10

7.14

 

Tablet 750 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Naprosyn SR750

28

4.58

5.56

 

Tablet containing naproxen sodium 550 mg

Oral

Anaprox 550

50

5.13

6.89

Naratriptan

Tablet 2.5 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Naramig

2

6.40

7.31

Nizatidine

Capsule 150 mg

Oral

Tazac

60

9.71

15.86

 

Capsule 300 mg

Oral

Tazac

30

9.71

15.86

Norethisterone with Ethinylestradiol

Pack containing 21 tablets 500 micrograms‑35 micrograms and 7 inert tablets

Oral

Brevinor

4

8.12

17.22

 

Pack containing 21 tablets 1 mg‑35 micrograms and 7 inert tablets

Oral

Brevinor‑1

4

8.12

17.22

Olanzapine

Tablet 2.5 mg

Oral

Zyprexa

28

2.58

5.37

 

Tablet 5 mg

Oral

Zyprexa

28

5.10

7.89

 

Tablet 7.5 mg

Oral

Zyprexa

28

7.73

10.52

 

Tablet 10 mg

Oral

Zyprexa

28

10.30

13.09

 

Wafer 5 mg

Oral

Zyprexa Zydis

28

5.10

7.89

 

Wafer 10 mg

Oral

Zyprexa Zydis

28

10.30

13.09

 

Wafer 15 mg

Oral

Zyprexa Zydis

28

15.45

18.24

 

Wafer 20 mg

Oral

Zyprexa Zydis

28

20.60

23.39

Olmesartan

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 20 mg

Oral

Olmetec

30

3.83

7.09

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg

Oral

Olmetec

30

8.13

11.39

Olmesartan with amlodipine

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 5 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Sevikar 40/5

30

7.91

10.37

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 10 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Sevikar 40/10

30

8.48

10.94

Olmesartan with amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 20 mg with amlodipine 5 mg (as besilate) and hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Sevikar HCT 20/5/12.5

30

5.57

8.11

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 5 mg (as besilate) and hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/5/12.5

30

9.37

11.88

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 5 mg (as besilate) and hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/5/25

30

10.83

13.37

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 10 mg (as besilate) and hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/10/12.5

30

9.94

12.45

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with amlodipine 10 mg (as besilate) and hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/10/25

30

11.40

13.94

Olmesartan with hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 20 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Olmetec Plus

30

4.57

6.04

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg

Oral

Olmetec Plus

30

8.46

13.11

 

Tablet containing olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg with hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Oral

Olmetec Plus

30

9.57

11.05

Omeprazole

Tablet 20 mg (as magnesium)

Oral

Losec Tablets

30

4.12

10.97

Ondansetron

Wafer 4 mg

Oral

Zofran Zydis

4

3.41

5.69

 

 

 

Zofran Zydis

10

10.81

 

Wafer 8 mg

Oral

Zofran Zydis

4

5.35

7.63

 

 

 

Zofran Zydis

10

15.66

Oxazepam

Tablet 30 mg

Oral

Serepax

25

1.00

3.17

Oxycodone

Tablet containing oxycodone hydrochloride 5 mg

Oral

Endone

20

1.81

3.67

Paraffin

Pack containing 2 tubes eye ointment, compound, containing white soft paraffin with liquid paraffin, 3.5 g

Application to the eye

Refresh Night Time

1

11.47

13.18

Paroxetine

Tablet 20 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Aropax

30

3.18

5.58

Perindopril

Tablet containing perindopril arginine 2.5 mg

Oral

Coversyl 2.5mg

30

1.43

10.51

 

Tablet containing perindopril arginine 5 mg

Oral

Coversyl 5mg

30

2.66

11.45

 

Tablet containing perindopril arginine 10 mg

Oral

Coversyl 10mg

30

4.07

13.30

Perindopril with amlodipine

Tablet containing 5 mg perindopril arginine with 5 mg amlodipine (as besilate)

Oral

Coveram 5/5

30

3.49

11.93

 

Tablet containing 5 mg perindopril arginine with 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate)

Oral

Coveram 5/10

30

4.13

12.86

 

Tablet containing 10 mg perindopril arginine with 5 mg amlodipine (as besilate)

Oral

Coveram 10/5

30

4.90

13.77

 

Tablet containing 10 mg perindopril arginine with 10 mg amlodipine (as besilate)

Oral

Coveram 10/10

30

5.54

14.70

Perindopril with indapamide

Tablet containing perindopril arginine 2.5 mg with indapamide hemihydrate 0.625 mg

Oral

Coversyl Plus LD 2.5mg/0.625mg

30

1.84

9.17

 

Tablet containing perindopril arginine 5 mg with indapamide hemihydrate 1.25 mg

Oral

Coversyl Plus 5mg/1.25mg

30

3.48

10.12

 

Tablet containing perindopril erbumine 4 mg with indapamide hemihydrate 1.25 mg

Oral

Perindo Combi 4/1.25

30

3.48

6.21

Piroxicam

Capsule 10 mg

Oral

Feldene

50

4.68

12.12

 

Capsule 20 mg

Oral

Feldene

25

4.45

11.89

 

Dispersible tablet 20 mg

Oral

Feldene‑D

25

4.45

11.89

Pravastatin

Tablet containing pravastatin sodium 10 mg

Oral

Cholstat 10

30

1.43

4.18

 

Tablet containing pravastatin sodium 10 mg

Oral

Pravachol

30

1.43

4.17

 

Tablet containing pravastatin sodium 20 mg

Oral

Pravachol

30

2.27

5.02

 

Tablet containing pravastatin sodium 40 mg

Oral

Pravachol

30

3.53

6.33

 

Tablet containing pravastatin sodium 80 mg

Oral

Pravachol

30

5.43

8.23

Prednisolone

Oral solution 5 mg (as sodium phosphate) per mL, 30 mL

Oral

Redipred

1

6.70

8.88

 

Tablet 1 mg

Oral

Panafcortelone

100

2.38

3.31

Prednisone

Tablet 1 mg

Oral

Panafcort

100

2.33

3.26

Prochlorperazine

Tablet containing prochlorperazine maleate 5 mg

Oral

Stemetil

25

0.90

3.69

Propranolol

Tablet containing propranolol hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Deralin 10

100

2.56

5.34

 

 

 

Inderal

100

2.56

10.45

 

Tablet containing propranolol hydrochloride 40 mg

Oral

Deralin 40

100

2.81

5.59

 

 

 

Inderal

100

2.81

10.70

Quetiapine

Tablet 25 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

5.43

10.08

 

Tablet (modified release) 50 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

10.86

15.66

 

Tablet 100 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

90

15.36

20.01

 

Tablet (modified release) 150 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

15.36

25.36

 

Tablet (modified release) 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

31.60

33.60

 

Tablet 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

20.93

25.58

 

Tablet (modified release) 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

40.59

42.59

 

Tablet 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

30.72

35.37

 

Tablet (modified release) 400 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

55.33

57.33

Quinapril

Tablet 10 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Accupril

30

3.71

7.62

Rabeprazole

Tablet containing rabeprazole sodium 10 mg (enteric coated)

Oral

Pariet

28

2.83

7.49

 

Tablet containing rabeprazole sodium 20 mg (enteric coated)

Oral

Pariet

30

2.83

7.49

Ranitidine

Tablet 150 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Zantac

60

3.22

4.78

 

Tablet 300 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Zantac

30

3.22

4.78

Rosuvastatin

Tablet 5 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Crestor

30

1.70

3.09

 

Tablet 10 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Crestor

30

3.16

5.16

 

Tablet 20 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Crestor

30

3.55

4.94

 

Tablet 40 mg (as calcium)

Oral

Crestor

30

5.06

7.07

Roxithromycin

Tablet 150 mg

Oral

Rulide

10

2.31

4.45

 

Tablet 300 mg

Oral

Rulide

5

2.31

4.45

Salbutamol

Nebuliser solution 2.5 mg (as sulfate) in 2.5 mL single dose units, 20

Inhalation

Ventolin Nebules

1

2.48

4.04

 

Nebuliser solution 2.5 mg (as sulfate) in 2.5 mL single dose units, 30

Inhalation

Asmol 2.5 uni‑dose

1

3.72

3.95

 

Nebuliser solution 5 mg (as sulfate) in 2.5 mL single dose units, 20

Inhalation

Ventolin Nebules

1

2.61

4.16

 

Nebuliser solution 5 mg (as sulfate) in 2.5 mL single dose units, 30

Inhalation

Asmol 5 uni‑dose

1

3.92

4.15

 

Pressurised inhalation 100 micrograms (as sulfate) per dose, 200 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by mouth

Ventolin CFC‑free

1

3.90

5.60

 

Pressurised inhalation 100 micrograms (as sulfate) per dose with dose counter, 200 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by mouth

Asmol CFC‑Free with dose counter

1

4.49

6.82

 

Pressurised inhalation 100 micrograms (as sulfate) per dose with dose counter, 200 doses (CFC‑free formulation)

Inhalation by mouth

Ventolin CFC‑Free with dose counter

1

4.49

6.82

Sertraline

Tablet 50 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Zoloft

30

1.57

6.97

Simvastatin

Tablet 10 mg

Oral

Lipex 10

30

1.04

6.00

 

 

 

Zocor

30

1.04

6.00

 

Tablet 20 mg

Oral

Lipex 20

30

1.51

8.48

 

 

 

Zocor

30

1.51

8.48

 

Tablet 40 mg

Oral

Lipex 40

30

2.17

9.14

 

 

 

Zocor

30

2.17

9.14

Sotalol

Tablet containing sotalol hydrochloride 80 mg

Oral

Sotacor

60

2.99

7.01

 

Tablet containing sotalol hydrochloride 160 mg

Oral

Sotacor

60

6.43

10.45

Spironolactone

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Aldactone

100

3.50

8.73

 

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Aldactone

100

13.77

19.00

Sulfasalazine

Tablet 500 mg (enteric coated)

Oral

Salazopyrin‑EN

100

20.15

22.01

Sumatriptan

Tablet 50 mg (as succinate)

Oral

Imigran

2

2.40

4.35

 

 

 

 

4

 

8.70

 

Tablet (fast disintegrating) 50 mg (as succinate)

Oral

Imigran FDT

2

2.40

4.35

 

 

 

 

4

 

8.70

Telmisartan

Tablet 40 mg

Oral

Micardis

28

1.65

5.83

 

Tablet 80 mg

Oral

Micardis

28

4.78

8.97

Telmisartan with amlodipine

Tablet 40 mg‑5 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Twynsta

28

2.42

6.60

 

Tablet 40 mg‑10 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Twynsta

28

3.02

7.21

 

Tablet 80 mg‑5 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Twynsta

28

5.55

9.74

 

Tablet 80 mg‑10 mg (as besilate)

Oral

Twynsta

28

6.15

10.33

Telmisartan with hydrochlorothiazide

Tablet 40 mg‑12.5 mg

Oral

Micardis Plus 40/12.5 mg

28

2.12

6.31

 

Tablet 80 mg‑12.5 mg

Oral

Micardis Plus 80/12.5 mg

28

5.29

9.48

 

Tablet 80 mg‑25 mg

Oral

Micardis Plus 80/25 mg

28

5.76

9.94

Temazepam

Tablet 10 mg

Oral

Normison

25

1.00

4.24

Tramadol

Capsule containing tramadol hydrochloride 50 mg

Oral

Tramal

20

1.86

4.11

 

Tablet (sustained release) containing tramadol hydrochloride 100 mg

Oral

Tramal SR 100

20

2.24

6.42

 

Tablet (sustained release) containing tramadol hydrochloride 150 mg

Oral

Tramal SR 150

20

3.00

8.00

 

Tablet (sustained release) containing tramadol hydrochloride 200 mg

Oral

Tramal SR 200

20

3.66

9.32

Trandolapril

Capsule 500 micrograms

Oral

Gopten

28

1.96

5.22

 

Capsule 1 mg

Oral

Gopten

28

3.69

6.95

 

Capsule 2 mg

Oral

Gopten

28

4.45

7.70

 

Capsule 4 mg

Oral

Gopten

28

8.36

11.61

Triamcinolone

Cream containing triamcinolone acetonide 200 micrograms per g, 100 g

Application

Aristocort 0.02%

1

3.23

4.75

 

Ointment containing triamcinolone acetonide 200 micrograms per g, 100 g

Application

Aristocort 0.02%

1

3.23

4.75

Triamcinolone with Neomycin, Gramicidin and Nystatin

Ear drops containing triamcinolone acetonide 0.9 mg with neomycin 2.25 mg (as sulfate), gramicidin 225 micrograms and nystatin 90,000 units per g, 7.5 mL

Application to the ear

Kenacomb Otic

1

3.78

5.36

 

Ear ointment containing triamcinolone acetonide 1 mg with neomycin 2.5 mg (as sulfate), gramicidin 250 micrograms and nystatin 100,000 units per g, 5 g

Application to the ear

Kenacomb Otic

1

1.42

3.00

Trimethoprim

Tablet 300 mg

Oral

Triprim

7

1.58

5.00

Trimethoprim with Sulfamethoxazole

Tablet 160 mg‑800 mg

Oral

Septrin Forte

10

1.76

5.64

Valaciclovir

Tablet 500 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Valtrex

10

4.42

5.47

 

 

 

Valtrex

30

 

15.36

 

 

 

Valtrex

42

 

20.67

 

 

 

Valtrex

100

 

44.64

Valproic Acid

Tablet (enteric coated) containing sodium valproate 200 mg

Oral

Epilim EC

100

5.46

6.39

 

Tablet (enteric coated) containing sodium valproate 500 mg

Oral

Epilim EC

100

10.81

11.74

Verapamil

Tablet containing verapamil hydrochloride 80 mg

Oral

Isoptin

100

6.95

10.20

 

Tablet containing verapamil hydrochloride 180 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Isoptin 180 SR

30

5.61

8.86

 

Tablet containing verapamil hydrochloride 240 mg (sustained release)

Oral

Isoptin SR

30

7.48

10.73

Zolmitriptan

Tablet 2.5 mg

Oral

Zomig

2

5.52

6.81

 

Schedule 2Pharmaceutical benefits for which the Commonwealth will pay the special patient contribution

Note: See section 8.

 

Listed Drug

Form

Manner of Administration

Brand

Circumstances

Amoxicillin

Powder for paediatric oral drops 100 mg (as trihydrate) per mL, 20 mL

Oral

Amoxil

Infection suspected or proven to be due to a susceptible organism

The treatment must be for patients who require a liquid formulation and in whom the syrup formulations are unsuitable

Eprosartan

Tablet 400 mg (as mesilate)

Oral

Teveten

Adverse effects occurring with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Drug interactions occurring with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Drug interactions expected to occur with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Transfer to a base‑priced drug would cause patient confusion resulting in problems with compliance.

 

Tablet 600 mg (as mesilate)

Oral

Teveten

Adverse effects occurring with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Drug interactions occurring with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Drug interactions expected to occur with all of the base‑priced drugs.

Transfer to a base‑priced drug would cause patient confusion resulting in problems with compliance.

Naratriptan

Tablet 2.5 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Naramig

Migraine attack

The condition must have usually failed to respond to analgesics in the past; AND

Patient must be one in whom transfer to another suitable PBS‑listed drug would cause patient confusion resulting in problems with compliance.

 

 

 

 

Migraine attack

The condition must have usually failed to respond to analgesics in the past; AND

Patient must be one in whom transfer to another suitable PBS‑listed drug is likely to result in adverse clinical consequences.

 

 

 

 

Migraine attack

The condition must have usually failed to respond to analgesics in the past; AND

Patient must be one in whom adverse events have occurred with other suitable PBS‑listed drugs.

 

 

 

 

Migraine attack

The condition must have usually failed to respond to analgesics in the past; AND

Patient must be one in whom drug interactions are expected to occur with other suitable PBS‑listed drugs.

 

 

 

 

Migraine attack

The condition must have usually failed to respond to analgesics in the past; AND

Patient must be one in whom drug interactions have occurred with other suitable PBS‑listed drugs.