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Addition – Item

10161T  Amino Acid Formula Without Valine, Leucine And Isoleucine, amino acid formula without valine, leucine and isoleucine containing 5 g of protein equivalent oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 6 g sachets (MSUD amino5)
10153J  Glucose Indicator Blood, glucose indicator blood strip: diagnostic, 100 (Contour next)
10164Y  Glucose Indicator Blood, glucose indicator blood strip: diagnostic, 100 (Contour next)
10156M  Indacaterol + Glycopyrronium, indacaterol 110 microgram + glycopyrronium 50 microgram inhalation: powder for, 30 capsules (ultibro breezhaler 110/50)
10157N  Perampanel, perampanel 2 mg tablet, 7 (Fycompa)
10162W  Perampanel, perampanel 4 mg tablets, 28 (Fycompa)
10163X  Perampanel, perampanel 6 mg tablet, 28 (Fycompa)
10160R  Perampanel, perampanel 8 mg tablet, 28 (Fycompa)
10151G  Perampanel, perampanel 10 mg tablet, 28 (Fycompa)
10159Q  Perampanel, perampanel 12 mg tablet, 28 (Fycompa)
10155L  Triglycerides Medium Chain Formula, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Lipistart)
10152H  Triglycerides Medium Chain Formula, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Monogen)
10154K  Triglycerides Medium Chain Formula, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Peptamen Junior)
10149E  Vitamins, Minerals And Trace Elements With Carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and trace elements with carbohydrate oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 6 g sachets (FruitiVits)

 

Addition – Brand

9049G  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/10, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9049G  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/10, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9049G  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/10, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9049G  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/10, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9050H  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/20, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9050H  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/20, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9050H  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/20, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9050H  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/20, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9051J  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/40, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9051J  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/40, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9051J  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/40, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9051J  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/40, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9052K  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/80, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9052K  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/80, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9052K  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/80, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9052K  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 5/80, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9053L  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/10, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9053L  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/10, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9053L  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/10, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9053L  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/10, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9054M  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/20, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9054M  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/20, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9054M  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/20, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9054M  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/20, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9055N  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/40, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9055N  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/40, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9055N  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/40, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9055N  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/40, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9056P  APO-Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/80, TXAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9056P  Blooms the Chemist Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/80, IBAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9056P  Chem mart Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/80, CHAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9056P  Terry White Chemists Amlodipine/Atorvastatin 10/80, TWAmlodipine + Atorvastatin, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
8702B  Citalopram Actavis, UACitalopram, citalopram 10 mg tablet, 28
5076E  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets
5364H  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets (Palliative Care)
1299J  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets
5361E  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets (Palliative Care)
5077F  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets
5365J  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets (Palliative Care)
1300K  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets
5362F  Diclofenac AN, EADiclofenac, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 tablets (Palliative Care)
2532G  Aridon APN 5, FMDonepezil, donepezil hydrochloride 5 mg tablet, 28
8495D  Aridon APN 5, FMDonepezil, donepezil hydrochloride 5 mg tablet, 28
2479L  Aridon APN 10, FMDonepezil, donepezil hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 28
8496E  Aridon APN 10, FMDonepezil, donepezil hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 28
1370D  Enalapril AN, EAEnalapril, enalapril maleate 5 mg tablet, 30
1368B  Enalapril AN, EAEnalapril, enalapril maleate 10 mg tablet, 30
1369C  Enalapril AN, EAEnalapril, enalapril maleate 20 mg tablet, 30
8532C  APO-Indapamide SR, TXIndapamide, indapamide hemihydrate 1.5 mg tablet: modified release, 90 tablets
8532C  Chem mart Indapamide SR, CHIndapamide, indapamide hemihydrate 1.5 mg tablet: modified release, 90 tablets
8532C  Terry White Chemists Indapamide SR, TWIndapamide, indapamide hemihydrate 1.5 mg tablet: modified release, 90 tablets
8246B  Irbesartan Actavis 75, UAIrbesartan, irbesartan 75 mg tablet, 30
8248D  Irbesartan Actavis 300, UAIrbesartan, irbesartan 300 mg tablet, 30
3439B  Diaformin XR 1000, AFMetformin, metformin hydrochloride 1 g tablet: modified release, 60 tablets
5151D  Metoclopramide AN, EAMetoclopramide, metoclopramide hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 25
1207M  Metoclopramide AN, EAMetoclopramide, metoclopramide hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 25
1324Q  Metoprolol AN, EAMetoprolol Tartrate, METOPROLOL TARTRATE Tablet 50 mg, 100
1325R  Metoprolol AN, EAMetoprolol Tartrate, METOPROLOL TARTRATE Tablet 100 mg, 60
1913Q  Momasone, QAMometasone, mometasone furoate 0.1% (1 mg/g) cream, 15 g
8449Q  Perindopril Combi Actavis 4/1.25, GNPerindopril + Indapamide, perindopril erbumine 4 mg + indapamide hemihydrate 1.25 mg tablet, 30
1978D  APO-Ranitidine, TXRanitidine, ranitidine 150 mg tablet, 60
1977C  APO-Ranitidine, TXRanitidine, ranitidine 300 mg tablet, 30
5261X  Roxithromycin AN, EARoxithromycin, roxithromycin 300 mg tablet, 5
8016X  Roxithromycin AN, EARoxithromycin, roxithromycin 300 mg tablet, 5
5260W  Roxithromycin AN, EARoxithromycin, roxithromycin 150 mg tablet, 10
1760P  Roxithromycin AN, EARoxithromycin, roxithromycin 150 mg tablet, 10
2236Q  Sertraline AN, EASertraline, sertraline 50 mg tablet, 30
8836C  Sertraline AN, EASertraline, sertraline 50 mg tablet, 30
2237R  Sertraline AN, EASertraline, sertraline 100 mg tablet, 30
8837D  Sertraline AN, EASertraline, sertraline 100 mg tablet, 30
8266C  APO-Zolmitriptan, TXZolmitriptan, zolmitriptan 2.5 mg tablet, 2

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

8532C  Natrilix SR, SEIndapamide, indapamide hemihydrate 1.5 mg tablet: modified release, 90 tablets
3439B  Diabex XR 1000, ALMetformin, metformin hydrochloride 1 g tablet: modified release, 60 tablets

Deletions

Deletion – Item

2776D  Ethinyloestradiol + Norethisterone, ethinyloestradiol 35 microgram + norethisterone 500 microgram tablet [48] (&) ethinyloestradiol 35 microgram + norethisterone 1 mg tablet [36] (&) inert substance tablet [28], 112 [4 x 28] (Improvil 28 Day)

Deletion – Brand

2729P  Chem mart Baclofen, CHBaclofen, baclofen 10 mg tablet, 100
2729P  GenRx Baclofen, GXBaclofen, baclofen 10 mg tablet, 100
2729P  Terry White Chemists Baclofen, TWBaclofen, baclofen 10 mg tablet, 100
2730Q  Chem mart Baclofen, CHBaclofen, baclofen 25 mg tablet, 100
2730Q  GenRx Baclofen, GXBaclofen, baclofen 25 mg tablet, 100
2460L  Chem mart Cefaclor, CHCefaclor, cefaclor 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 100 mL
2460L  Terry White Chemists Cefaclor, TWCefaclor, cefaclor 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 100 mL
5046N  Chem mart Cefaclor, CHCefaclor, cefaclor 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 100 mL
5046N  Terry White Chemists Cefaclor, TWCefaclor, cefaclor 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 100 mL
2461M  Chem mart Cefaclor, CHCefaclor, cefaclor 250 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
2461M  Terry White Chemists Cefaclor, TWCefaclor, cefaclor 250 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
5047P  Chem mart Cefaclor, CHCefaclor, cefaclor 250 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
5047P  Terry White Chemists Cefaclor, TWCefaclor, cefaclor 250 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
1335G  Chem mart Diltiazem, CHDiltiazem, diltiazem hydrochloride 60 mg tablet, 90
1335G  GenRx Diltiazem, GXDiltiazem, diltiazem hydrochloride 60 mg tablet, 90
1335G  Terry White Chemists Diltiazem, TWDiltiazem, diltiazem hydrochloride 60 mg tablet, 90
1473M  Diflucan, PFFluconazole, fluconazole 100 mg/50 mL injection, 1 x 50 mL vial
1474N  Diflucan, PFFluconazole, fluconazole 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
8101J  Extavia, NVInterferon Beta-1b, interferon beta-1b 8 million international units (250 microgram) injection [15 x 250 microgram vials] (&) inert substance diluent [15 x 1.2 mL syringes], 1 pack
1542E  Ipravent, PFIpratropium, ipratropium bromide 250 microgram/mL inhalation: solution, 30 x 1 mL ampoules
8238N  Ipravent, PFIpratropium, ipratropium bromide 500 microgram/mL inhalation: solution, 30 x 1 mL ampoules
3064G  GenRx Lactulose, GXLactulose, LACTULOSE Mixture 3.34 g per 5 mL, 500 mL, 1
5388N  GenRx Lactulose, GXLactulose, LACTULOSE Mixture 3.34 g per 5 mL, 500 mL, 1 (Palliative Care)
5387M  GenRx Lactulose, GXLactulose, LACTULOSE Mixture 3.34 g per 5 mL, 500 mL, 1 (Palliative Care)
2395C  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PFMethotrexate, methotrexate 50 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL vials

 

Deletion – Restriction

1938B  Triglycerides Medium Chain Formula, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Lipistart)
8478F  Triglycerides Medium Chain Formula, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Monogen)

Deletion – Note

2698B  Abiraterone, abiraterone acetate 250 mg tablet, 120 (Zytiga)

Deletion – Equivalence Indicator

8101J  Betaferon, BNInterferon Beta-1b, interferon beta-1b 8 million international units (250 microgram) injection [15 x 250 microgram vials] (&) inert substance diluent [15 x 1.2 mL syringes], 1 pack

Alterations

Alteration – Brand Name

From:
2687K  Imazam, ERAzathioprine, azathioprine 50 mg tablet, 100
To:
2687K  Imazan, ERAzathioprine, azathioprine 50 mg tablet, 100

Advance Notices

Advance Notices – Deletion of Item

The following items will be deleted from the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits on 1 January 2015:

5213J  Sodium Chloride, sodium chloride 3% (30 g/1000 mL) injection, 1 x 1000 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
2260Y  Sodium Chloride, sodium chloride 3% (30 g/1000 mL) injection, 1 x 1000 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
5215L  Sodium Chloride + Glucose, sodium chloride 0.225% (1.125 g/500 mL) + glucose 3.75% (18.75 g/500 mL) injection, 1 x 500 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
2279Y  Sodium Chloride + Glucose, sodium chloride 0.225% (1.125 g/500 mL) + glucose 3.75% (18.75 g/500 mL) injection, 1 x 500 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
5216M  Sodium Chloride + Glucose, sodium chloride 0.45% (2.25 g/500 mL) + glucose 2.5% (12.5 g/500 mL) injection, 1 x 500 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
2278X  Sodium Chloride + Glucose, sodium chloride 0.45% (2.25 g/500 mL) + glucose 2.5% (12.5 g/500 mL) injection, 1 x 500 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)
2266G  Sodium Chloride + Potassium Chloride + Calcium Chloride Dihydrate, sodium chloride 8.6 g/1000 mL + potassium chloride 300 mg/1000 mL + calcium chloride dihydrate 330 mg/1000 mL injection, 1 x 1000 mL bag (Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd)

 

The following items will be deleted from the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits on 1 February 2015:

2095G  Ticlopidine, ticlopidine hydrochloride 250 mg tablet, 60 (Tilodene)

Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Program

Advance Notices

Advance Notices – Deletion of Item

The following item will be deleted from the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits on 1 December 2014:

9745X  Omalizumab, omalizumab 150 mg injection [1 x 150 mg vial] (&) inert substance diluent [1 x 1.2 mL ampoule], 1 pack (Xolair) (Public)
9746Y  Omalizumab, omalizumab 150 mg injection [1 x 150 mg vial] (&) inert substance diluent [1 x 1.2 mL ampoule], 1 pack (Xolair) (Private)

Section 100 - Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy

Additions

Addition – Item

10158P  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Docetaxel SUN, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
10148D  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Docetaxel SUN, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
10150F  Paclitaxel Nanoparticle Albumin Bound(Abraxane)
10165B  Paclitaxel Nanoparticle Albumin Bound(Abraxane)

Deletions

Deletion – Item

7281F  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
5581R  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
7282G  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
5582T  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
7283H  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
5583W  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
7284J  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
5584X  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
7285K  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Docetaxel SUN, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)
5585Y  Docetaxel(DBL Docetaxel Concentrated Injection, Docetaxel Sandoz, Docetaxel SUN, Oncotaxel 140, Oncotaxel 80, Taxotere)

Deletion – Brand

7222D  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Carboplatin, carboplatin 450 mg/45 mL injection, 1 x 45 mL vial
4309T  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Carboplatin, carboplatin 450 mg/45 mL injection, 1 x 45 mL vial
7229L  Adriamycin, PF – Doxorubicin, doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
Adriamycin Solution, PF – Doxorubicin, doxorubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
4361M  Adriamycin, PF – Doxorubicin, doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
Adriamycin Solution, PF – Doxorubicin, doxorubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
7231N  Pharmorubicin Solution, PF – Epirubicin, epirubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
4375G  Pharmorubicin Solution, PF – Epirubicin, epirubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
7249M  Camptosar, PF – Irinotecan, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 300 mg/15 mL injection, 1 x 15 mL vial
4451G  Camptosar, PF – Irinotecan, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 300 mg/15 mL injection, 1 x 15 mL vial
7250N  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Methotrexate, methotrexate 50 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL vials
4502Y  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Methotrexate, methotrexate 50 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL vials
7251P  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Methotrexate, methotrexate 50 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL vials
4512L  Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd, PF – Methotrexate, methotrexate 50 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL vials

Deletion – Note

7236W  Cabazitaxel(Jevtana)
4376H  Cabazitaxel(Jevtana)

Alteration – Authority required (STREAMLINED) to unrestricted

All listings for docetaxel and paclitaxel have moved from Authority required (STREAMLINED) to being unrestricted.

Alteration – Authority required (STREAMLINED) Code

Please note the restriction for this item has not changed.

4376H Cabazitaxel(Jevtana)

Advance Notices

Advance Notices – Deletion of Brand

The following brand will be deleted from the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits on 1 January 2015:

10158P  Docetaxel(Docetaxel SUN)
10148D  Docetaxel(Docetaxel SUN)

Repatriation Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits (RPBS)

Deletions

Deletion – Brand

4011D  Terbinafine-DP, GN – Terbinafine, terbinafine 250 mg tablet, 42