Monthly Archives September 2017

Propranolol Tablets have been supplied to the New Zealand market since 2012 (from memory) under Section 29 to ensure continuity of supply. Propranolol-Apo Tab 10 mg 100 S29 Pharmacode 2400790 Outer 12 Propranolol-Apo Tab 40 mg 100 S29 Pharmacode 2400804 Outer 12 Effective from 1 September 2017 PHARMAC advised via the Pharmaceutical Schedule Update of new Pharmacodes as follows which…

As advised via Pharmac Tender announcement 28 April 2017, there is to be a change in the listing and future sole supply. New listing from 1 October 2017 Ricit Tab 5 mg 100                                     Pharmacode 2522756                               Schedule price $4.81 per 100 Incumbent brand Finpro Tab 5 mg 30                       Pharmacode 2488035                               Schedule price $2.08 per 30 Reference pricing…

As advised via Pharmac Tender announcement there is to be a change in the listing and future sole supply. New listing from 1 October 2017 Escitalopram-Apo Tab 10 mg 28 blister pack             Pharmacode 2522241  Schedule price $1.11 Escitalopram-Apo Tab 20 mg 28 blister pack             Pharmacode 2522268  Schedule price $1.90 Sole Supply commences 1 March 2018 Incumbent brand Escitalopram-Airflow Tab 10…

As advised via Pharmac Tender announcement there is to be a change in the listing and future sole supply. New listing from 1 October 2017 Carvedilol-Sandoz Tab 6.25 mg 60       Pharmacode 2527332                   Schedule price $2.24 Carvedilol-Sandoz Tab 12.5 mg 60       Pharmacode 2527324                   Schedule price $2.30 Carvedilol-Sandoz Tab 25 mg 60           Pharmacode 2527316                   Schedule price…

As we have previously advised, notified and discussed Efexor XR was DELISTED 1 September 2017, but will remain available via Pfizer Website for dispensing to patient who wish to remain on this medication and brand. There is a small cost to patient per month or every three months depending on whether they are dispensed monthly or stat. Click here to…

As advised on 2nd June 2017, Bosvate Tablets in all three strengths will be moving from the current 30 pack to a 90 pack. Pharmacy have been purchasing the 30 pack at pro-rata 90 pack pricing for some considerable time, so the change will only be the loss of the per pack fee of $0.24c per pack on effectively 2…

As per Tender notification of 31 July 2017 there will be changes to the supply of Amoxicillin gran for oral liquid 125 mg and 250 mg 100 ml this year, leading to a new Sole Supply arrangement for HML 1 February 2018 and Community Pharmacy 1 March 2018. The first change is the early listing of Alphamox gran for oral…

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