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PB 86 of 2021 Determinations/Health as made
This instrument amends the National Health (Weighted average disclosed price – October 2021 reduction day) Determination 2021 to remove from Schedule 1 and insert in Schedule 2 weighted average disclosed prices for certain brands of pharmaceutical items. It also inserts weighted average disclosed prices for brands of new pharmaceutical items.
Administered by: Health
Registered 27 Aug 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate31-Aug-2021
To be repealed 09 Feb 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

PB 86 of 2021

National Health (Weighted average disclosed price – October 2021 reduction day) Amendment Determination 2021

National Health Act 1953

I, ADRIANA PLATONA, First Assistant Secretary, Technology Assessment and Access Division, Department of Health, delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make this determination under subsection 99ADB(4) of the National Health Act 1953.

Dated:     23 August 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADRIANA PLATONA

First Assistant Secretary

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Department of Health

 

 

 


1              Name of Instrument

       (1)     This instrument is the National Health (Weighted average disclosed price – October 2021 reduction day) Amendment Determination 2021.

       (2)     This instrument may also be cited as PB 86 of 2021.

2              Commencement

                This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3                   Amendments to PB 72 of 2021

Schedule 1 amends the National Health (Weighted average disclosed price – October 2021 reduction day) Determination 2021 (PB 72 of 2021).

 

 


Schedule 1     Amendments

 

[1]     Schedule 1

after:

31

Bosentan

Tablet 62.5 mg (as monohydrate)

Oral

Tracleer

$430.63

 

omit:

32

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 100 micrograms

Oral

APO-Clonidine

$12.29

33

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 100 micrograms

Oral

Catapres 100

$12.29

34

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 150 micrograms

Oral

Catapres

$16.98

 

[2]     Schedule 1

after:

79

Lincomycin

Injection 600 mg (as hydrochloride monohydrate) in 2 mL

Injection

LINCOMYCIN SXP

$59.78

 

omit:

80

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Fulphila

$246.73

81

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Neulasta

$246.73

82

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Pelgraz

$246.73

83

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Ristempa

$246.73

84

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Tezmota

$246.73

85

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Ziextenzo

$246.73

 

[3]     Schedule 2

after:

796

Clonazepam

Tablet 500 micrograms

Oral

Rivotril

$2.58

 

insert:

796A

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 100 micrograms

Oral

APO-Clonidine

$13.96

796B

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 100 micrograms

Oral

Catapres 100

$13.96

796C

Clonidine

Tablet containing clonidine hydrochloride 150 micrograms

Oral

Catapres

$19.28

 

[4]     Schedule 2

after:

2801

Paroxetine

Tablet 20 mg (as hydrochloride)

Oral

Roxet 20

$2.76

 

insert:

2801A

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Fulphila

$246.73

2801B

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Neulasta

$246.73

2801C

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Pelgraz

$246.73

2801D

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Ristempa

$246.73

2801E

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Tezmota

$246.73

2801F

Pegfilgrastim

Injection 6 mg in 0.6 mL single use pre-filled syringe

Injection

Ziextenzo

$246.73

 

[5]     Schedule 2

after:

8

Acarbose

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

GLYBOSAY

$14.02

 

insert:

8A

Aciclovir

Eye ointment 30 mg per g, 4.5 g

Application to the Eye

ViruPOS

$19.95

 

[6]     Schedule 2

after:

30

Adrenaline (epinephrine)

I.M. injection 300 micrograms in 0.3 mL single dose syringe auto-injector

Injection

EpiPen

$65.55

 

insert:

30A

Adrenaline (epinephrine)

I.M. injection 500 micrograms in 0.3 mL single dose syringe auto-injector

Injection

Anapen 500

$65.55

30B

Adrenaline (epinephrine)

Solution for injection 1 mg (as tartrate) in 1 mL  (1 in 1,000)

Injection

ADRENALINE RENAUDIN

$17.52

 

[7]     Schedule 2

after:

1611

Hydromorphone

Injection containing hydromorphone hydrochloride 2 mg in 1 mL

Injection

MEDSURGE HYDROMORPHONE 2 mg/1 mL

$9.59

 

insert:

1661A

Hydromorphone

Oral solution containing hydromorphone hydrochloride 1 mg per mL, 473 mL

Oral

Hydromorphone hydrochloride oral solution, USP (Medsurge)

$361.52

 

[8]     Schedule 2

after:

1644

Imipramine

Tablet containing imipramine hydrochloride 10 mg

Oral

Tofranil 10

$3.97

 

insert:

1644A

Imipramine

Tablet containing imipramine hydrochloride 10 mg USP

Oral

Imipramine (Leading)

$16.00

 

[9]     Schedule 2

after:

1665

Infliximab

Powder for I.V. infusion 100 mg

Injection

Renflexis

$259.81

 

insert:

1665A

Infliximab

Solution for injection 120 mg in 1 mL pre-filled pen

Injection

Remsima SC

$269.60

1665B

Infliximab

Solution for injection 120 mg in 1 mL pre-filled syringe

Injection

Remsima SC

$269.60

 

[10]   Schedule 2

after:

2789

Paraffin

Eye ointment, compound, containing white soft paraffin with liquid paraffin, 3.5 g

Application to the eye

Poly Visc

$5.99

 

insert:

2789A

Paraffin

Eye drops containing liquid paraffin, glycerol, tyloxapol, poloxamer-188, trometamol hydrochloride, trometamol, cetalkonium chloride, 10 mL (preservative free)

Application to the Eye

Cationorm

$23.78

 

 

[11]   Schedule 2

after:

3630

Tenofovir with emtricitabine

Tablet containing tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg with emtricitabine 200 mg

Oral

CIPLA TENOFOVIR + EMTRICITABINE 300/200

$56.05

 

insert:

3630A

Tenofovir with emtricitabine

Tablet containing tenofovir disoproxil succinate 301 mg with emtricitabine 200 mg

Oral

Tenofovir/Emtricitabine Sandoz 301/200

$32.61