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As you are all fully aware there is an impending change from a 30 pack to 90 pack for the AFT Metoprolol CR all strengths. Without going into all the specific details the changes are slowly occurring as I type. Both the 23.75 mg and 95 mg 30 packs are depleted and we will be supplying 90 packs effective immediately.…

Please be advised that effective from 1 May 2016 the  - “three months dispensed all-at-once” dispensing rule will be removed and Monthly Dispensing Reinstated. Click here for more detail.

Pharmacy, now more than ever need to be fully aware of the deals that are available from wholesalers on behalf of suppliers. Click below to access the GSK deals that are worthy of your attention. Please note that they are only available from 21 March 2016 to 30 April 2016. Do not delay. Take advantage while you can.

The saga we thought was almost over. Please click here to read the latest Pharmac Information This has been a prolonged process and getting a resolution for those patients still requiring the Pen Injector has not been easy.   ONLY VIA SECTION 29

The saga continues but there is light at the end of the tunnel. Due to the additional support required to administer from a vial this product will only be available to General Practice. Supplies are expected to be available in 7 to 10 days and will be supplied under Section 29. The Sun-Pharma Sumatriptan pre-filled pen, is anticipated to arrive…

We are pleased to advise that stocks have now resumed their normal supply status. Thank you sincerely for your patience and understanding during this very trying period. The exceptional amount of additional work required to ensure those needing this product got it was after all worthwhile.

This is advanced notification of a potential Price Decrease on all presentations of the above products. Pharmac are seeking feedback on a proposal which will see the Special Authority in Section B and the HML Restrictions removed. The dose restriction on the Symbicort 400/12 will remain. The proposed changes will come into effect 1 March 2016 if approved. We suggest…

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