Monthly Archives November 2017

No better way to enjoy your day while socialising with your fellow pharmacists and other industry personnel. Click here to see the PWR / ProPharma Auckland Golf Invitation. This gives all mad, keen golfers time to organise a locum and allow yourself the opportunity to enjoy a game of golf. Maybe even consider allowing yourself and your partner to have…

We have taken an unusual step in respect to the above. Glytrin Spray Pharmacode 2389975 is available but with a dating of 2/18 which many are saying is unacceptable, including patients. We have therefore taken all of our stock out of the system and will be returning it to the supplier for credit. To ensure continuity of supply we will…

The following products are being reference priced from 1 January 2018, which comes about from an alternative being award the Sole Supply within the next few months. We are highlighting these so that you have time to manage the transition. With price support from the suppliers ProPharma / PWR have reduced the pricing to match the new subsidy from 12…

Click here to read the notification we received Friday 24th November 2017. ProPharma / PWR have again placed an allocation on this product due to limited supply and the need to allow access to all. We do not take these steps lightly and seek your support in these matters. As per notification there is plenty of Tofranil Tab 10 mg.…

After experiencing the first true days of summer, there is no better time to prepare for great summer ahead of us. We all know the harm that can be caused by UV rays, so it is in our best interest and that of our customers to ensure we have product available for them to purchase this summer! No Ad provides…

Click here to read the fax out to New Zealand Pharmacy from MSD relating to the supply issue for the above mentioned product. Stocks are extremely limited and we have accordingly applied a very small allocation in our endeavour to assist as many as possible. Naturally you can assist by providing monthly dispensing only. We had no prior knowledge of…

Click here to read the PHARMAC notification of the supply issue relating to Ethinyloestradiol with levonorgestrel tab 30 mcg with levonorgestrel 150 mcg and 7 insert tablets – Dispensing Frequency in 1 to 3 months. Providing the new shipment arrives on time, this is a short term issue. Please note that stocks are very limited and are presently on allocation…

As advised via Pharmac Tender announcement 30 June 2017, there is to be a change in the listing and future sole supply. New listing from 1 December 2017 Binarex Tab 50 mg 28                   Pharmacode  2523655                                          Schedule price $3.80 Incumbent brand Bicalaccord Tab 50 mg 28           Pharmacode  2387743                              Schedule price $4.90 Reference pricing will apply to Bicalaccord…

As advised via Pharmac Tender announcement 31 March 2017 there is to be a change in the listing and future sole supply. New listing from 1 October 2017 Buscopan Tab 10 mg 100                        Pharmacode 252328                     Schedule price $8.72 Incumbent brand Gastrosoothe Tab 10 mg  20                  Pharmacode  2239787                  Schedule price $2.18 Reference pricing will apply to Gastrosoothe from…

Unfortunately there is no 20 mg funded product available for the remainder of November 2017. Cholvastin Tab 20 mg is out of stock and no longer available. All Back Orders have been cancelled. Please set you system to Do Not Order and put the alternative in where practical. Cholvastin Tab 40 mg 30 are available and are scored so can…

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