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PB 118 of 2022 Determinations/Health as made
This instrument amends the National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2022 (PB 98 of 2022) by increasing and imposing claimed prices and brand premiums for multiple brands of specified pharmaceutical items. In addition, it removes one brand of one pharmaceutical item due to product discontinuation.
Administered by: Health and Aged Care
Registered 30 Nov 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Dec-2022
Tabled Senate06-Feb-2023
Date of repeal 30 Mar 2023
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

PB 118 of 2022

 

National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Amendment Determination 2022 (No. 8)

I, Nikolai Tsyganov, Acting Assistant Secretary, Pricing and PBS Policy Branch, Technology Assessment and Access Division, Department of Health and Aged Care, delegate of the Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following Determination.

Dated    30 November 2022

NIKOLAI TSYGANOV

Acting Assistant Secretary

Pricing and PBS Policy Branch

Technology Assessment and Access Division

Department of Health and Aged Care

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2022 (PB 98 of 2022) 2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Amendment Determination 2022 (No. 8).

                   This instrument may also be cited as PB 118 of 2022.

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 December 2022

 

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  Schedules

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


Schedule 1Amendments

National Health (Price and Special Patient Contribution) Determination 2022 (PB 98 of 2022)

 

1.            Schedule 1- after entry for Atomoxetine

 

Insert

Azathioprine

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Imuran

100

9.32

13.97

 

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Imuran

100

15.88

20.53

 

2.            Schedule 1- entry for Bisoprolol

 

Omit

Bisoprolol

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 2.5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

4.90

9.76

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

6.12

10.98

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 10 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

7.65

12.51

 

 

Insert

Bisoprolol

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 2.5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

4.90

11.17

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 5 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

6.12

12.35

 

Tablet containing bisoprolol fumarate 10 mg

Oral

Bicor

28

7.65

13.89

 

 

3.            Schedule 1- after entry for Cefalexin

 

Insert

Cefuroxime

Tablet 250 mg (as axetil)

Oral

Zinnat

20

6.76

12.45

4.            Schedule 1- entry for Diltiazem

 

Omit

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

Insert

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

7.40

9.17

 

5.            Schedule 1- entry for Esomeprazole

 

Omit

Esomeprazole

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

Oral

Nexium

30

4.00

7.17

 

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

Oral

Nexium

30

6.79

9.96

Insert

Esomeprazole

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

Oral

Nexium

30

4.00

10.51

 

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

Oral

Nexium

30

6.79

13.30

 

6.            Schedule 1- entry for Flecainide

 

Omit

Flecainide

Tablet containing flecainide acetate 50 mg

Oral

Tambocor

60

18.14

19.56

 

Tablet containing flecainide acetate 100 mg

Oral

Tambocor

60

22.49

23.91

 

Insert

Flecainide

Tablet containing flecainide acetate 50 mg

Oral

Tambocor

60

18.14

21.10

 

Tablet containing flecainide acetate 100 mg

Oral

Tambocor

60

22.49

25.46

 

7.            Schedule 1- entry for Labetalol

 

Omit

Labetalol

Tablet containing labetalol hydrochloride 100 mg

Oral

Trandate

100

12.32

15.58

 

 

 

 

 

 

8.            Schedule 1- entry for Lamotrigine

 

Omit

Lamotrigine

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

4.25

5.48

 

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

7.08

8.18

 

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

11.79

12.94

 

Tablet 200 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

19.82

20.96

 

Insert

Lamotrigine

Tablet 25 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

4.25

8.48

 

Tablet 50 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

7.08

11.22

 

Tablet 100 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

11.79

15.93

 

Tablet 200 mg

Oral

Lamictal

56

19.82

23.96

 

9.            Schedule 1- entry for Levonorgestrel with ethinylestradiol

 

Omit

Levonorgestrel with ethinylestradiol

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

Oral

Levlen ED

4

4.75

7.84

 

Insert

Levonorgestrel with ethinylestradiol

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

Oral

Levlen ED

4

4.75

9.37

 

 

 

10.         Schedule 1- entry for Metoprolol

 

Omit

Metoprolol

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 50 mg

Oral

Betaloc

100

2.50

12.25

 

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 100 mg

Oral

Betaloc

60

2.76

12.52

 

Insert

Metoprolol

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 50 mg

Oral

Betaloc

100

2.50

14.75

 

Tablet containing metoprolol tartrate 100 mg

Oral

Betaloc

60

2.76

14.99

 

11.         Schedule 1- entry for Olmesartan with amlodipine

 

Omit

Olmesartan with amlodipine

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

Oral

Sevikar 40/5

30

6.96

9.41

 

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

Oral

Sevikar 40/10

30

7.46

9.91

 

Insert

Olmesartan with amlodipine

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

Oral

Sevikar 40/5

30

6.96

9.75

 

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

Oral

Sevikar 40/10

30

7.46

10.25

 

 

 

 

 

12.         Schedule 1- entry for Olmesartan with amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide

 

 

Omit

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

8.36

 

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

12.16

 

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

13.62

 

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

9.81

12.56

 

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

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/10/25

30

11.26

14.02

 

Insert

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

8.36

 

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

12.16

 

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

13.62

 

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

9.81

12.56

 

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

Oral

Sevikar HCT 40/10/25

30

11.26

14.05

13.         Schedule 1- entry for Quetiapine

 

Omit

Quetiapine

Tablet 25 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

4.00

7.42

 

Tablet (modified release) 50 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

7.86

11.33

 

Tablet 100 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

90

11.11

14.47

 

Tablet (modified release) 150 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

11.11

18.34

 

Tablet (modified release) 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

22.87

24.32

 

Tablet 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

15.14

18.50

 

Tablet (modified release) 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

29.37

30.82

 

Tablet 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

22.23

25.59

 

Tablet (modified release) 400 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

40.04

41.49

 

Insert

Quetiapine

Tablet 25 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

4.00

14.33

 

Tablet (modified release) 50 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

7.86

18.09

 

Tablet 100 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

90

11.11

21.34

 

Tablet (modified release) 150 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

11.11

27.86

 

Tablet (modified release) 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

22.87

33.10

 

Tablet 200 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

15.14

25.37

 

Tablet (modified release) 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

29.37

39.60

 

Tablet 300 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel

60

22.23

32.46

 

Tablet (modified release) 400 mg (as fumarate)

Oral

Seroquel XR

60

40.04

50.27