Monthly Archives July 2017

Please note the following article update relating to lidocaine supply issues. Click here to read the latest Pfizer notification regarding Lignocaine 2% As per notification alternative presentations will be available form 1 August 2017.

New listing in both the Pharmaceutical Schedule Section B and Section H (HML) from 1 August 2017. Mucosoothe Oral (gel) soln 2% 200ml. Reference pricing for Xylocaine Viscous 2% 200 ml will apply from 1 October 2017 with delisting from HML 1 October 2017 and Pharmaceutical Schedule 1 January 2018. Further information is provided on our website under Pharmac Changes.…

Effective 1 August 2017 the Stat rule will be removed from Prednisolone - AFT Eye Drops 1% 10 ml OP until further notice due to a potential shortage of stock. The product is on allocation to avoid stock piling and in an attempt to ensure everyone is able to at least get some stock in the meantime.

Please note the following articles relating to supply issues. DO NOT try to beat the system and stock pile, because that helps no one. Click here to read PHARMAC Dispatch regarding Digoxin Oral Liquid Click here to read the Pfizer notification regarding Lignocaine 2% Unfortunately you are in the same boat as we are in relation to availability – very…

We are all aware or should be that there is to be a change in packaging of the above product from a bottle pack to a blister pack. This will require new Pharmacodes to be used in the future. The change will be seamless providing pharmacy, continue to order the bottle pack Pharmacode 242675. Once stock are exhausted we will…

Please note that stock of the following two AFT products are depleted. Metoprolol CR AFT Tab 23.75 mg  90  Pharmacode 2482673 Metoprolol CR AFT Tab 190 mg 90 Pharmacode  2482703 It is important that you change your ordering for these two strengths to the following until further notice:- Myloc CR Tabs 23.75 mg 30 Pharmacode 2376415 Myloc CR Tab 190…

Please update your ordering system to reflect a change in product code for VENTOLIN SYRUP 2MG/5ML 1X150ML effective 1st July 2017. The pack is identical however please note for ordering purposes; new GSK product code is 60000000109045 PHARMACODE 2140543 same GTIN/EAN   9322147038472 Any questions please contact myself or Quincy. Kind regards Lisa  

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