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Prescriber Bag

Addition – Item

10244E DIPHTHERIA TOXOID + TETANUS TOXOID, diphtheria toxoid 2 Lf/0.5 mL + tetanus toxoid 2 Lf/0.5 mL injection, 10 x 0.5 mL vials (MassBiologics tetanus and diphtheria toxoids adsorbed)
10251M OXYTOCIN, oxytocin 10 international units/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Oxytocin Sandoz)

Deletion – Item

3491R TERBUTALINE, terbutaline sulfate 500 microgram/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Bricanyl)

Alteration – Maximum Quantity

From To
3486L BENZYLPENICILLIN, benzylpenicillin 600 mg injection, 1 x 600 mg vial (BenPen) 10 5

 

General Pharmaceutical Benefits

Additions

Addition – Item

10238W CERTOLIZUMAB PEGOL, certolizumab pegol 200 mg/mL injection, 2 x 1 mL syringes (Cimzia)
10234P DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 50 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Desvenlafaxine GH XR)
10241B DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 50 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Desfax, Desvenlafaxine Actavis)
10231L DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 100 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Desfax, Desvenlafaxine Actavis)
10245F DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 100 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Desvenlafaxine GH XR)
10229J IRON SUCROSE, iron (as sucrose) 100 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Venofer)
10254Q MESALAZINE, mesalazine 4 g granules: modified release, 30 sachets (Pentasa)
10226F SORAFENIB, sorafenib 200 mg tablet, 60 (Nexavar)
10242C SORAFENIB, sorafenib 200 mg tablet, 60 (Nexavar)
10250L SUCROFERRIC OXYHYDROXIDE, iron (as sucroferric oxyhydroxide) 500 mg tablet: chewable, 90 (Velphoro)

Addition – Brand

9012H APO-Alendronate Plus D3 70 mg/70 mcg, TXALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 70 microgram tablet, 4
9012H Alendronate D3 70 mg/70 microgram, UAALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 70 microgram tablet, 4
9183H APO-Alendronate Plus D3 70 mg/140 mcg, TXALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 140 microgram tablet, 4
9183H Alendronate D3 70 mg/140 microgram, UAALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 140 microgram tablet, 4
9351E Alendronate Plus D3 Calcium Actavis, UAALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL (&) CALCIUM CARBONATE, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 140 microgram tablet [4] (&) calcium (as carbonate) 500 mg tablet [48], 1 pack
9351E Alendronate Plus D3 and Calcium Sandoz, SZALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL (&) CALCIUM CARBONATE, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 140 microgram tablet [4] (&) calcium (as carbonate) 500 mg tablet [48], 1 pack
9351E ReddyMax Plus D-Cal, RZALENDRONATE + COLECALCIFEROL (&) CALCIUM CARBONATE, alendronate 70 mg + colecalciferol 140 microgram tablet [4] (&) calcium (as carbonate) 500 mg tablet [48], 1 pack
2600W APO-Allopurinol, TXALLOPURINOL, allopurinol 100 mg tablet, 200
2604C APO-Allopurinol, TXALLOPURINOL, allopurinol 300 mg tablet, 60
2343H Amiodarone Actavis, GNAMIODARONE, amiodarone hydrochloride 200 mg tablet, 30
2417F APO-Amitriptyline 10, TXAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 50
2417F Chem mart Amitriptyline, CHAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 50
2417F Terry White Chemists Amitriptyline, TWAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 50
2418G APO-Amitriptyline 25, TXAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 25 mg tablet, 50
2418G Chem mart Amitriptyline, CHAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 25 mg tablet, 50
2418G Terry White Chemists Amitriptyline, TWAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 25 mg tablet, 50
2429W APO-Amitriptyline 50, TXAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 50 mg tablet, 50
2429W Chem mart Amitriptyline, CHAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 50 mg tablet, 50
2429W Terry White Chemists Amitriptyline, TWAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 50 mg tablet, 50
2751T Amlodipine AN, EAAMLODIPINE, amlodipine 5 mg tablet, 30
2752W Amlodipine AN, EAAMLODIPINE, amlodipine 10 mg tablet, 30
1892N APO-Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid 125/31.25, TXAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 125 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 31.25 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
5009P APO-Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid 125/31.25, TXAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 125 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 31.25 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL (Dental)
5011R APO-Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid 400/57, TXAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 400 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 57 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 60 mL (Dental)
8319W APO-Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid 400/57, TXAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 400 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 57 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 60 mL
8213G Blooms the Chemist Atorvastatin, IBATORVASTATIN, atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9230T Blooms the Chemist Atorvastatin, IBATORVASTATIN, atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
2730Q Terry White Chemists Baclofen, TWBACLOFEN, baclofen 25 mg tablet, 100
8220P Citalopram Actavis, VNCITALOPRAM, citalopram 20 mg tablet, 28
5541P Trusamide, QADORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% (20 mg/mL) eye drops, 5 mL (Optometrical)
8488R Trusamide, QADORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% (20 mg/mL) eye drops, 5 mL
2373X Herron ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets
8228C Ikotab, QANICORANDIL, nicorandil 10 mg tablet, 60
8229D Ikotab, QANICORANDIL, nicorandil 20 mg tablet, 60
3050M Blooms the Chemist Perindopril, IBPERINDOPRIL, perindopril erbumine 2 mg tablet, 30
3051N Blooms the Chemist Perindopril, IBPERINDOPRIL, perindopril erbumine 4 mg tablet, 30
8704D Blooms the Chemist Perindopril, IBPERINDOPRIL, perindopril erbumine 8 mg tablet, 30
8363E Raloxifene AN, EARALOXIFENE, raloxifene hydrochloride 60 mg tablet, 28
1316G Ramipril Winthrop, WARAMIPRIL, ramipril 10 mg tablet, 30
1977C Ranitidine GH, GQRANITIDINE, ranitidine 300 mg tablet, 30
1849H Iptam, ALSUMATRIPTAN, sumatriptan 50 mg tablet, 4
8144P Iptam, ALSUMATRIPTAN, SUMATRIPTAN Tablet 50 mg (as succinate), 2
8448P Ursosan, BZURSODEOXYCHOLIC ACID, ursodeoxycholic acid 250 mg capsule, 100

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

2417F Endep 10, AFAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 50
2418G Endep 25, AFAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 25 mg tablet, 50
2429W Endep 50, AFAMITRIPTYLINE, amitriptyline hydrochloride 50 mg tablet, 50
9366Y Pristiq, PFDESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 50 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets
9367B Pristiq, PFDESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 100 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets
5541P Trusopt, MKDORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% (20 mg/mL) eye drops, 5 mL (Optometrical)
8488R Trusopt, MKDORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% (20 mg/mL) eye drops, 5 mL
8228C Ikorel, SWNICORANDIL, nicorandil 10 mg tablet, 60
8229D Ikorel, SWNICORANDIL, nicorandil 20 mg tablet, 60
8448P Ursofalk, OAURSODEOXYCHOLIC ACID, ursodeoxycholic acid 250 mg capsule, 100

 

Deletions

Deletion – Item

1575X FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Calcium Folinate Ebewe)
2710P MIFEPRISTONE, mifepristone 200 mg tablet, 1 (Mifepristone Linepharma)
2672P MISOPROSTOL, misoprostol 200 microgram tablet, 4 (GyMiso)
2681D POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, polyvinyl alcohol 3% eye drops, 15 mL (Liquifilm Forte, PVA Forte)
5525T POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, polyvinyl alcohol 3% eye drops, 15 mL (Liquifilm Forte, PVA Forte) (Optometrical)
9222J POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, polyvinyl alcohol 3% eye drops, 15 mL (Liquifilm Forte, PVA Forte)
2995P SALCATONIN, salcatonin 50 international units/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Miacalcic 50)

Deletion – Brand

1147J APO-Captopril, TXCAPTOPRIL, captopril 12.5 mg tablet, 90
1148K APO-Captopril, TXCAPTOPRIL, captopril 25 mg tablet, 90
1149L APO-Captopril, TXCAPTOPRIL, captopril 50 mg tablet, 90
3162K Diazepam-GA, GNDIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50
5072Y Diazepam-GA, GNDIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50 (Dental)
8600P Esomeprazole Actavis, GNESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 20 mg tablet: enteric, 30 tablets
8886Q Esomeprazole Actavis, GNESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 20 mg tablet: enteric, 30 tablets
3401B Esomeprazole Actavis, GNESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 40 mg tablet: enteric, 30 tablets
8601Q Esomeprazole Actavis, GNESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 40 mg tablet: enteric, 30 tablets
2373X MediHealth ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets

 

Alterations

Alteration – Item Description

From
2639X AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT METHIONINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without methionine oral liquid, 30 x 87 mL pouches (HCU cooler 10)
To
2639X AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT METHIONINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without methionine oral liquid, 30 x 87 mL sachets (HCU cooler 10)
From
2640Y AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT METHIONINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without methionine oral liquid, 30 x 174 mL pouches (HCU cooler 20)
To
2640Y AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT METHIONINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without methionine oral liquid, 30 x 174 mL sachets (HCU cooler 20)
From
2674R AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT PHENYLALANINE AND TYROSINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without phenylalanine and tyrosine oral liquid, 30 x 87 mL pouches (TYR cooler 10)
To
2674R AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT PHENYLALANINE AND TYROSINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without phenylalanine and tyrosine oral liquid, 30 x 87 mL sachets (TYR cooler 10)
From
2701E AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT PHENYLALANINE AND TYROSINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without phenylalanine and tyrosine oral liquid, 30 x 174 mL pouches (TYR cooler 20)
To
2701E AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT PHENYLALANINE AND TYROSINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without phenylalanine and tyrosine oral liquid, 30 x 174 mL sachets (TYR cooler 20)

Alteration – Brand Name

From
1891M Amoxiclav AN 500/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
To
1891M Amoxyclav AN 500/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
From
5008N Amoxiclav AN 500/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
To
5008N Amoxyclav AN 500/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
From
5006L Amoxiclav AN 875/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
To
5006L Amoxyclav AN 875/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
From
8254K Amoxiclav AN 875/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
To
8254K Amoxyclav AN 875/125, EAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
From
1655D APOTEX-MORPHINE MR, TXMORPHINE, morphine sulfate 60 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets
To
1655D MORPHINE MR APOTEX, TXMORPHINE, morphine sulfate 60 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets

Changes to Restrictions

The following items have additions, deletions or alterations to restrictions and/or notes.

9033K ADALIMUMAB, adalimumab 40 mg/0.8 mL injection, 2 x 0.8 mL syringes (Humira)
9034L ADALIMUMAB, adalimumab 40 mg/0.8 mL injection, 2 x 0.8 mL syringes (Humira)
9101B ADALIMUMAB, adalimumab 40 mg/0.8 mL injection, 2 x 0.8 mL cartridges (Humira)
9102C ADALIMUMAB, adalimumab 40 mg/0.8 mL injection, 2 x 0.8 mL cartridges (Humira)
10011X DAPAGLIFLOZIN, dapagliflozin 10 mg tablet, 28 (Forxiga)
9366Y DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 50 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Pristiq)
9367B DESVENLAFAXINE, desvenlafaxine 100 mg tablet: modified release, 28 tablets (Pristiq)
10202Y EMPAGLIFLOZIN, empagliflozin 25 mg tablet, 30 (Jardiance)
10206E EMPAGLIFLOZIN, empagliflozin 10 mg tablet, 30 (Jardiance)
9035M ETANERCEPT, etanercept 25 mg injection [4 x 25 mg vials] (&) inert substance diluent [4 x 1 mL syringes], 1 pack (Enbrel)
9036N ETANERCEPT, etanercept 25 mg injection [4 x 25 mg vials] (&) inert substance diluent [4 x 1 mL syringes], 1 pack (Enbrel)
9087G ETANERCEPT, ETANERCEPT Injections 50 mg in 1 mL single use pre-filled syringes, 4, 1 (Enbrel)
9088H ETANERCEPT, ETANERCEPT Injections 50 mg in 1 mL single use pre-filled syringes, 4, 1 (Enbrel)
9457R ETANERCEPT, ETANERCEPT Injection 50 mg in 1 mL single use auto-injector, 4, 1 (Enbrel)
9458T ETANERCEPT, ETANERCEPT Injection 50 mg in 1 mL single use auto-injector, 4, 1 (Enbrel)
10131F EVEROLIMUS, everolimus 5 mg tablet, 30 (Afinitor)
10132G EVEROLIMUS, everolimus 10 mg tablet, 30 (Afinitor)
10133H EVEROLIMUS, everolimus 5 mg tablet, 30 (Afinitor)
10135K EVEROLIMUS, everolimus 10 mg tablet, 30 (Afinitor)
3423E EXENATIDE, exenatide 5 microgram/0.02 mL injection, 60 unit doses (Byetta 5 microgram)
3424F EXENATIDE, exenatide 10 microgram/0.04 mL injection, 60 unit doses (Byetta 10 microgram)
1610R FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 10 x 5 mL ampoules (Leucovorin Calcium (Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd))
8740B FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial (Leucovorin Calcium (Hospira Pty Limited))
3430M GOLIMUMAB, golimumab 50 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Simponi)
3431N GOLIMUMAB, golimumab 50 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Simponi)
3432P GOLIMUMAB, golimumab 50 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Simponi)
3433Q GOLIMUMAB, golimumab 50 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Simponi)
8807M IRON SUCROSE, iron (as sucrose) 100 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Venofer)
9403X LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 500 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9404Y LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 750 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9405B LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 1000 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
2142R SEVELAMER, sevelamer hydrochloride 800 mg tablet, 180 (Renagel)
10004M SUNITINIB, sunitinib 12.5 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
10009T SUNITINIB, sunitinib 12.5 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
10010W SUNITINIB, sunitinib 50 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
2837H SUNITINIB, sunitinib 50 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
2842N SUNITINIB, sunitinib 25 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
2959R SUNITINIB, sunitinib 25 mg capsule, 28 (Sutent)
5469W VARENICLINE, varenicline 1 mg tablet, 56 (Champix)

Alteration – Restriction Level

From To
10202Y EMPAGLIFLOZIN, empagliflozin 25 mg tablet, 30 (Jardiance) authority-required streamlined
10206E EMPAGLIFLOZIN, empagliflozin 10 mg tablet, 30 (Jardiance) authority-required streamlined

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
1266P CycloblastinCYCLOPHOSPHAMIDE, cyclophosphamide 50 mg tablet, 50 PF ZX
8646C PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule, 100 JC LL
5299X Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL
8647D PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule, 100 JC LL
5300Y Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule: modified release, 60 capsules JC LL
8648E PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule, 50 JC LL
5451X Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL

 

Advance Notices

1 May 2015

Deletion – Brand

2058H Artelac, BUCARBOMER + TRIGLYCERIDE LIPIDS, carbomer 0.2% + triglyceride lipids 1% eye gel, 30 x 600 mg unit doses
2090B Artelac, BUCARBOMER + TRIGLYCERIDE LIPIDS, carbomer 0.2% + triglyceride lipids 1% eye gel, 30 x 600 mg unit doses (Optometrical)
1171P Chloromycetin, PFCHLORAMPHENICOL, chloramphenicol 1% eye ointment, 4 g
5511C Chloromycetin, PFCHLORAMPHENICOL, chloramphenicol 1% eye ointment, 4 g (Optometrical)
1473M Fluconazole-Claris, AEFLUCONAZOLE, fluconazole 100 mg/50 mL injection, 1 x 50 mL vial
1474N Fluconazole-Claris, AEFLUCONAZOLE, fluconazole 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
2412Y Frusemide AN, EAFRUSEMIDE, frusemide 40 mg tablet, 100
2414C Frusemide AN, EAFRUSEMIDE, frusemide 20 mg tablet, 100
8534E Lercanidipine AN, EALERCANIDIPINE, lercanidipine hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 28
8679T Lercanidipine AN, EALERCANIDIPINE, lercanidipine hydrochloride 20 mg tablet, 28
1627P Tolvon, MKMIANSERIN, mianserin hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 50
1742Q Vagifem, NOOESTRADIOL, oestradiol 25 microgram pessary: modified release, 15
9004X Reandron 1000, BNTESTOSTERONE UNDECANOATE, testosterone undecanoate 1 g/4 mL injection, 1 x 4 mL ampoule

1 June 2015

Deletion – Brand

1172Q Chloromycetin, PFCHLORAMPHENICOL, chloramphenicol 0.5% ear drops, 5 mL
1210Q Ciproxin 750, BNCIPROFLOXACIN, ciprofloxacin 750 mg tablet, 14

1 July 2015

Deletion – Brand

1783W Ceftriaxone ICP, PPCEFTRIAXONE, ceftriaxone 500 mg injection, 1 x 500 mg vial
9058R Ceftriaxone ICP, PPCEFTRIAXONE, ceftriaxone 500 mg injection, 1 x 500 mg vial

1 August 2015

Deletion – Brand

2873F Invokana, JCCANAGLIFLOZIN, canagliflozin 100 mg tablet, 30
2987F Invokana, JCCANAGLIFLOZIN, canagliflozin 300 mg tablet, 30
9157Y Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 30 mg tablet, 28
9158B Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 60 mg tablet, 28
9159C Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 90 mg tablet, 28

 

Palliative Care

Addition – Brand

2351R Herron ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets
2353W Herron ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets

Deletion – Brand

5356X Diazepam-GA, GNDIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50
5358B Diazepam-GA, GNDIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50
2351R MediHealth ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets
2353W MediHealth ClearLax, ONMACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets

 

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Public Hospital)

Addition – Item

10228H ALEMTUZUMAB, alemtuzumab 12 mg/1.2 mL injection, 1 x 1.2 mL vial (Lemtrada)
10232M ALEMTUZUMAB, alemtuzumab 12 mg/1.2 mL injection, 1 x 1.2 mL vial (Lemtrada)
10227G APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 10 mg/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Apomine)
10247H DOLUTEGRAVIR + ABACAVIR + LAMIVUDINE, dolutegravir 50 mg + abacavir 600 mg + lamivudine 300 mg tablet, 30 (Triumeq)
10233N SUCROFERRIC OXYHYDROXIDE, iron (as sucroferric oxyhydroxide) 500 mg tablet: chewable, 90 (Velphoro)

Addition – Brand

9547L Sildenafil AN PHT 20, EASILDENAFIL, sildenafil 20 mg tablet, 90

Changes to Restrictions

The following items have additions, deletions or alterations to restrictions and/or notes.

5609F APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 20 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL ampoules (Apomine)
5610G APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 50 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Apomine)
5611H APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 50 mg/10 mL injection: subcutaneous infusion, 5 x 10 mL syringes (Apomine PFS)
5756Y INFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial (Remicade)
5780F LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 500 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
5781G LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 750 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
5782H LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 1000 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9546K SEVELAMER, sevelamer hydrochloride 800 mg tablet, 180 (Renagel)

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
9558C PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule, 100 JC LL
9664P Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL
9560E PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule, 100 JC LL
9665Q Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule: modified release, 60 capsules JC LL
9561F PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule, 50 JC LL
9666R Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL

Advance Notices

1 August 2015

Deletion – Brand

5621W Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 30 mg tablet, 28
5622X Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 60 mg tablet, 28
5623Y Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 90 mg tablet, 28

  

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Private Hospital)

Addition – Item

10243D ALEMTUZUMAB, alemtuzumab 12 mg/1.2 mL injection, 1 x 1.2 mL vial (Lemtrada)
10246G ALEMTUZUMAB, alemtuzumab 12 mg/1.2 mL injection, 1 x 1.2 mL vial (Lemtrada)
10235Q APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 10 mg/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Apomine)
10248J DOLUTEGRAVIR + ABACAVIR + LAMIVUDINE, dolutegravir 50 mg + abacavir 600 mg + lamivudine 300 mg tablet, 30 (Triumeq)
10230K SUCROFERRIC OXYHYDROXIDE, iron (as sucroferric oxyhydroxide) 500 mg tablet: chewable, 90 (Velphoro)

Addition – Brand

9605M Sildenafil AN PHT 20, EASILDENAFIL, sildenafil 20 mg tablet, 90

Changes to Restrictions

The following items have additions, deletions or alterations to restrictions and/or notes.

9607P APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 20 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL ampoules (Apomine)
9640J APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 50 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Apomine)
9647R APOMORPHINE, apomorphine hydrochloride 50 mg/10 mL injection: subcutaneous infusion, 5 x 10 mL syringes (Apomine PFS)
6496X INFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial (Remicade)
9635D LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 500 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9636E LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 750 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9637F LANTHANUM, LANTHANUM Tablet, chewable, 1000 mg (as carbonate hydrate), 90 (Fosrenol)
9620H SEVELAMER, sevelamer hydrochloride 800 mg tablet, 180 (Renagel)

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
6328C PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule, 100 JC LL
9681M Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 500 microgram capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL
6216E PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule, 100 JC LL
9682N Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 1 mg capsule: modified release, 60 capsules JC LL
6217F PrografTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule, 50 JC LL
9683P Prograf XLTACROLIMUS, tacrolimus 5 mg capsule: modified release, 30 capsules JC LL

Advance Notices

1 August 2015

Deletion – Brand

9625N Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 30 mg tablet, 28
9626P Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 60 mg tablet, 28
9627Q Sensipar, ANCINACALCET, cinacalcet 90 mg tablet, 28

 

Botulinum Toxin Program

Addition – Item

10253P INCOBOTULINUMTOXINA, incobotulinumtoxinA 100 mouse LD50 units injection, 1 x 100 mouse LD50 units vial (Xeomin)

Alteration – Restriction

6103F BOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A, botulinum toxin type A 100 units injection, 1 x 100 units vial (Botox)
1152P CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM TYPE A TOXIN-HAEMAGGLUTININ COMPLEX, clostridium botulinum type A toxin-haemagglutinin complex 300 units injection, 1 x 300 units vial (Dysport)
6293F CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM TYPE A TOXIN-HAEMAGGLUTININ COMPLEX, clostridium botulinum type A toxin-haemagglutinin complex 500 units injection, 1 x 500 units vial (Dysport)

 

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Public Hospital)

Addition – Item

10249K OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 100 mg/5 mL injection, 3 x 5 mL vials (Arzerra)
10236R OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 1 g/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Arzerra)
10252N OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 1 g/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Arzerra)

Addition – Brand

10148D Dotax, RZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 20 mg/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL vial
10148D Dotax, RZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 80 mg/4 mL injection, 1 x 4 mL vial

Deletion – Brand

10148D Docetaxel Sandoz, SZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 20 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial
4361M Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
4361M Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
4361M Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
4375G Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
4375G Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
4375G Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 100 mg/50 mL injection, 1 x 50 mL vial
4375G Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
4394G Fluorouracil Ebewe, SZFLUOROURACIL, fluorouracil 500 mg/10 mL injection, 5 x 10 mL vials
4431F Fluorouracil Ebewe, SZFLUOROURACIL, fluorouracil 500 mg/10 mL injection, 5 x 10 mL vials
4502Y Methotrexate Ebewe, SZMETHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
4512L Methotrexate Ebewe, SZMETHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
4542C Oxaliplatin Ebewe, SZOXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
4542C Oxaliplatin Ebewe, SZOXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial
4567J Paclitaxel Ebewe, SZPACLITAXEL, paclitaxel 100 mg/16.7 mL injection, 1 x 16.7 mL vial

Advance Notices

1 May 2015

Deletion – Brand

4361M

Accord Doxorubicin, GN - DOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial

4393F Farine, GN - FLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
4393F Fludarabine ACT, VN - FLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
4393F Fludarabine Actavis, UAFLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
4451G Irinotecan Actavis, UA - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
4451G Tecan, GN - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 40 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial
4451G Tecan, GN - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
4542C Oxaliccord, GN - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
4542C Oxaliplatin Actavis, UA - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
4542C Oxaliplatin Actavis, UA - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial

 

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Private Hospital)

Addition – Item

10240Y OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 100 mg/5 mL injection, 3 x 5 mL vials (Arzerra)
10237T OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 1 g/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Arzerra)
10239X OFATUMUMAB,
ofatumumab 1 g/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Arzerra)

Addition – Brand

10158P Dotax, RZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 20 mg/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL vial
10158P Dotax, RZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 80 mg/4 mL injection, 1 x 4 mL vial

Deletion – Brand

10158P Docetaxel Sandoz, SZDOCETAXEL, docetaxel 20 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial
7229L Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
7229L Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
7229L Doxorubicin Ebewe, SZDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
7231N Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
7231N Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL injection, 1 x 25 mL vial
7231N Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 100 mg/50 mL injection, 1 x 50 mL vial
7231N Epirubicin Ebewe, SZEPIRUBICIN, epirubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 1 x 100 mL vial
7234R Fluorouracil Ebewe, SZFLUOROURACIL, fluorouracil 500 mg/10 mL injection, 5 x 10 mL vials
7239B Fluorouracil Ebewe, SZFLUOROURACIL, fluorouracil 500 mg/10 mL injection, 5 x 10 mL vials
7250N Methotrexate Ebewe, SZMETHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
7251P Methotrexate Ebewe, SZMETHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
7253R Oxaliplatin Ebewe, SZOXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
7253R Oxaliplatin Ebewe, SZOXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial
7254T Paclitaxel Ebewe, SZPACLITAXEL, paclitaxel 100 mg/16.7 mL injection, 1 x 16.7 mL vial

Advance Notices

1 May 2015

Deletion – Brand

7229L

Accord Doxorubicin, GN - DOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial

7233Q Farine, GN - FLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
7233Q Fludarabine ACT, VN - FLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
7233Q Fludarabine Actavis, UAFLUDARABINE, fludarabine phosphate 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
7249M Irinotecan Actavis, UA - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
7249M Tecan, GN - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 40 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial
7249M Tecan, GN - IRINOTECAN, irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial
7253R Oxaliccord, GN - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg/10 mL injection, 1 x 10 mL vial
7253R Oxaliplatin Actavis, UA - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 50 mg injection, 1 x 50 mg vial
7253R Oxaliplatin Actavis, UA - OXALIPLATIN, oxaliplatin 100 mg injection, 1 x 100 mg vial

 

EFC Related Pharmaceutical Benefits for Public Hospital use

Deletion – Item

1894Q FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules (Calcium Folinate Ebewe)

Alteration – Restriction

1899Y FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 10 x 5 mL ampoules (Leucovorin Calcium (Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd))
5890B FOLINIC ACID, folinic acid 50 mg/5 mL injection, 1 x 5 mL vial (Leucovorin Calcium (Hospira Pty Limited))