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Additions

Addition – Item

10786Q NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Naloxone Hydrochloride (DBL))

Deletions

Deletion – Item

2200T NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL syringe (Naloxone minijet)

Deletion – Brand

3495Y APO-Salbutamol Inhaler, TXSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 100 microgram/actuation inhalation: pressurised, 200 actuations

General Pharmaceutical Benefits

Additions

Addition – Item

10778G CEPHALEXIN, cephalexin 500 mg capsule, 20 (APO-Cephalexin, Cefalexin Sandoz, Cephalex 500, Cephalexin AN, Cephalexin generichealth, Chem mart Cephalexin, Cilex, Ialex, Ibilex 500, Keflex, Rancef, Terry White Chemists Cephalexin)
10790X DICLOXACILLIN, dicloxacillin 500 mg capsule, 24 (Distaph 500)
10777F DOXYCYCLINE, doxycycline 100 mg capsule: modified release, 7 (Doryx, Mayne Pharma Doxycycline)
10779H DOXYCYCLINE, doxycycline 100 mg tablet, 7 (Doxsig, Doxy-100, Doxycycline AN, Doxylin 100)
10781K DOXYCYCLINE, doxycycline 100 mg tablet, 7 (Chem mart Doxycycline, Doxycycline Sandoz, GenRx Doxycycline, Terry White Chemists Doxycycline)
10780J ERYTHROMYCIN, erythromycin 250 mg capsule: enteric, 25 (Eryc, Mayne Pharma Erythromycin)
10789W ERYTHROMYCIN ETHYLSUCCINATE, erythromycin (as ethylsuccinate) 400 mg tablet, 25 (E-Mycin, E.E.S. 400 Filmtab)
10788T FLUCLOXACILLIN, flucloxacillin 500 mg capsule, 24 (APO-Flucloxacillin, Flopen, Staphylex 500)
10782L FUSIDATE, fusidate sodium 250 mg tablet, 36 (Fucidin)
10783M NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Naloxone Hydrochloride (DBL))
10787R NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Naloxone Hydrochloride (DBL)) (Dental)
10785P TRIMETHOPRIM, trimethoprim 300 mg tablet, 7 (Alprim, Triprim)
10784N TRIMETHOPRIM + SULFAMETHOXAZOLE, trimethoprim 160 mg + sulfamethoxazole 800 mg tablet, 10 (Bactrim DS, Resprim Forte, Septrin Forte)

Addition – Brand

8188Y Acarbose Mylan, AFACARBOSE, acarbose 50 mg tablet, 90
8189B Acarbose Mylan, AFACARBOSE, acarbose 100 mg tablet, 90
8358X Blooms the Chemist Clopidogrel, IBCLOPIDOGREL, clopidogrel 75 mg tablet, 28
9317J Blooms the Chemist Clopidogrel, IBCLOPIDOGREL, clopidogrel 75 mg tablet, 28
9317J Chem mart Clopidogrel, CHCLOPIDOGREL, clopidogrel 75 mg tablet, 28
9317J Terry White Chemists Clopidogrel, TWCLOPIDOGREL, clopidogrel 75 mg tablet, 28
8879H Inpler, AFEPLERENONE, eplerenone 25 mg tablet, 30
8880J Inpler, AFEPLERENONE, eplerenone 50 mg tablet, 30
5470X Ondansetron ODT GH, GQONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 4 mg, 4
5472B Ondansetron ODT GH, GQONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 4 mg, 10
5471Y Ondansetron ODT GH, GQONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 8 mg, 4
5473C Ondansetron ODT GH, GQONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 8 mg, 10
9203J QUETIAPINE-AS XR, RWQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 200 mg tablet: modified release, 60
9204K QUETIAPINE-AS XR, RWQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 300 mg tablet: modified release, 60
9205L QUETIAPINE-AS XR, RWQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 400 mg tablet: modified release, 60
9391G ATELVIA ONCE-A-MONTH, GNRISEDRONATE, risedronate sodium 150 mg tablet, 1

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

8188Y Glucobay 50, BNACARBOSE, acarbose 50 mg tablet, 90
8189B Glucobay 100, BNACARBOSE, acarbose 100 mg tablet, 90
8879H Inspra, PFEPLERENONE, eplerenone 25 mg tablet, 30
8880J Inspra, PFEPLERENONE, eplerenone 50 mg tablet, 30
9203J Seroquel XR, APQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 200 mg tablet: modified release, 60
9204K Seroquel XR, APQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 300 mg tablet: modified release, 60
9205L Seroquel XR, APQUETIAPINE, quetiapine 400 mg tablet: modified release, 60
1937Y Zantac, ASRANITIDINE, ranitidine 150 mg tablet: effervescent, 30

Deletions

Deletion – Item

9195Y ENOXAPARIN SODIUM, enoxaparin sodium 40 mg/0.4 mL injection, 10 x 0.4 mL ampoules (Clexane)
9196B ENOXAPARIN SODIUM, enoxaparin sodium 40 mg/0.4 mL injection, 10 x 0.4 mL ampoules (Clexane)
1588N KETOPROFEN, ketoprofen 100 mg suppository, 20 (Orudis)
5139L KETOPROFEN, ketoprofen 100 mg suppository, 20 (Orudis) (Dental)
2192J NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL syringe (Naloxone minijet)
2196N NALOXONE, naloxone hydrochloride 400 microgram/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL syringe (Naloxone minijet) (Dental)

Deletion – Brand

8511Y Chem mart Alendronate 70mg, CHALENDRONATE, alendronate 70 mg tablet, 4
8511Y Terry White Chemists Alendronate 70mg, TWALENDRONATE, alendronate 70 mg tablet, 4
2390T Ibimicyn, JUAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials
3313J Ibimicyn, JUAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials (Dental)
2977Q Ibimicyn, JUAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 1 g injection, 5 vials
3314K Ibimicyn, JUAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 1 g injection, 5 vials (Dental)
1312C Chem mart Diltiazem CD, CHDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 180 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1312C GenRx Diltiazem CD, GXDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 180 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1312C Terry White Chemists Diltiazem CD, TWDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 180 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1313D Chem mart Diltiazem CD, CHDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 240 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1313D GenRx Diltiazem CD, GXDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 240 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1313D Terry White Chemists Diltiazem CD, TWDILTIAZEM, diltiazem hydrochloride 240 mg capsule: modified release, 30
1524F Flucil, ASFLUCLOXACILLIN, flucloxacillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials
5094D Flucil, ASFLUCLOXACILLIN, flucloxacillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials (Dental)
1453L Chem mart Gemfibrozil, CHGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
1453L GenRx Gemfibrozil, GXGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
1453L Terry White Chemists Gemfibrozil, TWGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
9248R Chem mart Gemfibrozil, CHGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
9248R GenRx Gemfibrozil, GXGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
9248R Terry White Chemists Gemfibrozil, TWGEMFIBROZIL, gemfibrozil 600 mg tablet, 60
8288F APO-Salbutamol Inhaler, TXSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 100 microgram/actuation inhalation: pressurised, 200 actuations

Deletion – Equivalence Indicator

2390T Austrapen, ALAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials
3313J Austrapen, ALAMPICILLIN, ampicillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials (Dental)
1524F Flubiclox, JUFLUCLOXACILLIN, flucloxacillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials
5094D Flubiclox, JUFLUCLOXACILLIN, flucloxacillin 500 mg injection, 5 vials (Dental)

Alterations

Alteration – Authorised Prescriber

From To
10509D TIOTROPIUM, tiotropium 2.5 microgram/actuation inhalation: solution, 60 actuations (Spiriva Respimat) MP MP,NP

Alteration – Restriction

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

10036F ARACHIDONIC ACID AND DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID WITH CARBOHYDRATE, arachidonic acid and docosahexaenoic acid with carbohydrate containing 200 mg arachidonic acid and 100 mg docosahexaenoic acid oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 4 g sachets (keyomega)
5502N CARBOMER-974, carbomer-974 0.3% eye gel, 30 x 500 mg unit doses (Poly Gel) (Optometrical)
8514D CARBOMER-974, carbomer-974 0.3% eye gel, 30 x 500 mg unit doses (Poly Gel)
5503P CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye gel, 10 g (Optifresh eye gel, PAA, Viscotears) (Optometrical)
5504Q CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye drops, 30 x 0.6 mL unit doses (Viscotears Gel PF) (Optometrical)
8384G CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye gel, 10 g (Optifresh eye gel, PAA, Viscotears)
8578L CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye drops, 30 x 0.6 mL unit doses (Viscotears Gel PF)
9210R CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye gel, 10 g (Optifresh eye gel, PAA, Viscotears)
2324H CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (4 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Celluvisc, Optifresh Plus)
2338C CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.5% (2 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Cellufresh, Optifresh Tears)
5505R CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (4 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Celluvisc, Optifresh Plus) (Optometrical)
5506T CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.5% (2 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Cellufresh, Optifresh Tears) (Optometrical)
5509Y CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.25% (1.5 mg/0.6 mL) eye drops, 24 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears) (Optometrical)
5510B CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (6 mg/0.6 mL) eye gel, 28 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears) (Optometrical)
8823J CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.25% (1.5 mg/0.6 mL) eye drops, 24 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears)
8824K CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (6 mg/0.6 mL) eye gel, 28 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears)
5521N DEXTRAN-70 + HYPROMELLOSE, dextran-70 0.1% + hypromellose 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Bion Tears) (Optometrical)
8299T DEXTRAN-70 + HYPROMELLOSE, dextran-70 0.1% + hypromellose 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Bion Tears)
10040K DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID WITH CARBOHYDRATE, docosahexaenoic acid with carbohydrate containing 200 mg docosahexaenoic acid oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 4g sachets (docomega)
5468T DUTASTERIDE, dutasteride 500 microgram capsule, 30 (Avodart)
5490Y DUTASTERIDE + TAMSULOSIN, dutasteride 500 microgram + tamsulosin hydrochloride 400 microgram capsule: modified release, 30 (Duodart 500ug/400ug)
9113P IMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg tablet, 60 (Glivec)
9114Q IMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg tablet, 30 (Glivec)
3092R MILK POWDER SYNTHETIC LOW CALCIUM, milk powder synthetic low calcium oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Locasol)
1166J PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 30 (Amdipharm Mercury (Australia) Pty Limited)
1862B PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 100 (Dibenyline)
9286R PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 100 (Dibenzyline)
5532E POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL-400 + PROPYLENE GLYCOL, polyethylene glycol-400 0.4% + propylene glycol 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.8 mL unit doses (Systane) (Optometrical)
9170P POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL-400 + PROPYLENE GLYCOL, polyethylene glycol-400 0.4% + propylene glycol 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.8 mL unit doses (Systane)
2676W PROTEIN HYDROLYSATE FORMULA WITH MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, protein hydrolysate formula with medium chain triglycerides oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Alfaré)
8259Q PROTEIN HYDROLYSATE FORMULA WITH MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, protein hydrolysate formula with medium chain triglycerides oral liquid: powder for, 450 g (Aptamil Gold+ Pepti-Junior)
1937Y RANITIDINE, ranitidine 150 mg tablet: effervescent, 30 (Zantac)
1978D RANITIDINE, ranitidine 150 mg tablet, 60 (APO-Ranitidine, Ausran, Chem mart Ranitidine, GenRx Ranitidine, Rani 2, Ranitidine AN, Ranitidine GH, Ranitidine Sandoz, Ranoxyl, Terry White Chemists Ranitidine, Ulcaid, Zantac)
10719E RITUXIMAB, rituximab 1.4 g/11.7 mL injection, 11.7 mL vial (Mabthera SC)
10742J RITUXIMAB, rituximab 1.4 g/11.7 mL injection, 11.7 mL vial (Mabthera SC)
2171G SODIUM HYALURONATE, sodium hyaluronate 0.2% (2 mg/mL) eye drops, 10 mL (Hylo-Forte) (Optometrical)
2184Y SODIUM HYALURONATE, sodium hyaluronate 0.1% (1 mg/mL) eye drops, 10 mL (Hylo-Fresh) (Optometrical)
5545W SOY LECITHIN + TOCOPHEROLS + VITAMIN A, soy lecithin 1% + tocopherols 0.002% + vitamin A palmitate 0.025% eye spray, 100 actuations (tearsagain) (Optometrical)
9448G SOY LECITHIN + TOCOPHEROLS + VITAMIN A, soy lecithin 1% + tocopherols 0.002% + vitamin A palmitate 0.025% eye spray, 100 actuations (tearsagain)
10049X TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oral liquid, 18 x 250 mL cartons (betaquik)
3128P TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oil: oral, 500 mL (MCT Oil)
9327X TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oral liquid, 250 mL bottle (Liquigen)
9383W TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN FORMULA, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 16 g sachets (MCT Pro-Cal)
10149E VITAMINS, MINERALS AND TRACE ELEMENTS WITH CARBOHYDRATE, vitamins, minerals and trace elements with carbohydrate oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 6 g sachets (FruitiVits)
9328Y VITAMINS, MINERALS AND TRACE ELEMENTS WITH CARBOHYDRATE, vitamins, minerals and trace elements with carbohydrate oral liquid: powder for, 200 g (Paediatric Seravit)
2870C WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, LONG CHAIN POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, vitamins and minerals, low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 6 x 400 g cans (Renastart)
9382T WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, LONG CHAIN POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, vitamins and minerals, low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 10 x 100 g sachets (RenaStart)
8587Y WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, AND LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, vitamins and minerals, and low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Kindergen)

Alteration – Restriction Level

From To
10036F ARACHIDONIC ACID AND DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID WITH CARBOHYDRATE, arachidonic acid and docosahexaenoic acid with carbohydrate containing 200 mg arachidonic acid and 100 mg docosahexaenoic acid oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 4 g sachets (keyomega) authority-required restricted
5502N CARBOMER-974, carbomer-974 0.3% eye gel, 30 x 500 mg unit doses (Poly Gel) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5504Q CARBOMER-980, carbomer-980 0.2% eye drops, 30 x 0.6 mL unit doses (Viscotears Gel PF) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5505R CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (4 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Celluvisc, Optifresh Plus) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5506T CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.5% (2 mg/0.4 mL) eye drops, 30 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Cellufresh, Optifresh Tears) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5509Y CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 0.25% (1.5 mg/0.6 mL) eye drops, 24 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5510B CARMELLOSE SODIUM, carmellose sodium 1% (6 mg/0.6 mL) eye gel, 28 x 0.6 mL unit doses (TheraTears) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5521N DEXTRAN-70 + HYPROMELLOSE, dextran-70 0.1% + hypromellose 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.4 mL unit doses (Bion Tears) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
10040K DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID WITH CARBOHYDRATE, docosahexaenoic acid with carbohydrate containing 200 mg docosahexaenoic acid oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 4g sachets (docomega) authority-required restricted
3092R MILK POWDER SYNTHETIC LOW CALCIUM, milk powder synthetic low calcium oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Locasol) authority-required restricted
1166J PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 30 (Amdipharm Mercury (Australia) Pty Limited) authority-required restricted
1862B PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 100 (Dibenyline) authority-required restricted
9286R PHENOXYBENZAMINE, phenoxybenzamine hydrochloride 10 mg capsule, 100 (Dibenzyline) authority-required restricted
5532E POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL-400 + PROPYLENE GLYCOL, polyethylene glycol-400 0.4% + propylene glycol 0.3% eye drops, 28 x 0.8 mL unit doses (Systane) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
2676W PROTEIN HYDROLYSATE FORMULA WITH MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, protein hydrolysate formula with medium chain triglycerides oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Alfaré) authority-required streamlined
8259Q PROTEIN HYDROLYSATE FORMULA WITH MEDIUM CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES, protein hydrolysate formula with medium chain triglycerides oral liquid: powder for, 450 g (Aptamil Gold+ Pepti-Junior) authority-required streamlined
2171G SODIUM HYALURONATE, sodium hyaluronate 0.2% (2 mg/mL) eye drops, 10 mL (Hylo-Forte) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
2184Y SODIUM HYALURONATE, sodium hyaluronate 0.1% (1 mg/mL) eye drops, 10 mL (Hylo-Fresh) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
5545W SOY LECITHIN + TOCOPHEROLS + VITAMIN A, soy lecithin 1% + tocopherols 0.002% + vitamin A palmitate 0.025% eye spray, 100 actuations (tearsagain) (Optometrical) authority-required streamlined
10049X TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oral liquid, 18 x 250 mL cartons (betaquik) authority-required streamlined
3128P TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oil: oral, 500 mL (MCT Oil) authority-required streamlined
9327X TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN, triglycerides medium chain oral liquid, 250 mL bottle (Liquigen) authority-required streamlined
9383W TRIGLYCERIDES MEDIUM CHAIN FORMULA, triglycerides medium chain formula oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 16 g sachets (MCT Pro-Cal) authority-required streamlined
10149E VITAMINS, MINERALS AND TRACE ELEMENTS WITH CARBOHYDRATE, vitamins, minerals and trace elements with carbohydrate oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 6 g sachets (FruitiVits) authority-required restricted
9328Y VITAMINS, MINERALS AND TRACE ELEMENTS WITH CARBOHYDRATE, vitamins, minerals and trace elements with carbohydrate oral liquid: powder for, 200 g (Paediatric Seravit) authority-required restricted
2870C WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, LONG CHAIN POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, vitamins and minerals, low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 6 x 400 g cans (Renastart) authority-required streamlined
9382T WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, LONG CHAIN POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, vitamins and minerals, low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 10 x 100 g sachets (RenaStart) authority-required streamlined
8587Y WHEY PROTEIN FORMULA SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMINO ACIDS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS, AND LOW IN PROTEIN, PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM AND LACTOSE, whey protein formula supplemented with amino acids, vitamins and minerals, and low in protein, phosphate, potassium and lactose oral liquid: powder for, 400 g (Kindergen) authority-required streamlined

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
8361C Capecitabine MYXCAPECITABINE, capecitabine 150 mg tablet, 60 YN OC
8362D Capecitabine MYXCAPECITABINE, capecitabine 500 mg tablet, 120 YN OC
2479L Aridon APN 10 DONEPEZIL, donepezil hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 28 FM RF
8496E Aridon APN 10 – DONEPEZIL, donepezil hydrochloride 10 mg tablet, 28 FM RF
2532G Aridon APN 5 – DONEPEZIL, donepezil hydrochloride 5 mg tablet, 28 FM RF
8495D Aridon APN 5 – DONEPEZIL, donepezil hydrochloride 5 mg tablet, 28 FM RF
8600P Nexole – ESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 20 mg tablet: enteric, 30 QA RF
8886Q Nexole – ESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 20 mg tablet: enteric, 30 QA RF
3401B Nexole – ESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 40 mg tablet: enteric, 30 QA RF
8601Q Nexole – ESOMEPRAZOLE, esomeprazole 40 mg tablet: enteric, 30 QA RF
5043K Accu-Chek AvivaGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 50 RD RP
5053Y Accu-Chek AvivaGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 50 RD RP
8739Y Accu-Chek GoGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 50 RD RP
9274D Accu-Chek GoGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 50 RD RP
2979T Accu-Chek PerformaGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
8190C Accu-Chek ActiveGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
9257F Accu-Chek PerformaGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
9273C Accu-Chek ActiveGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
9300L Accu-Chek MobileGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
9301M Accu-Chek MobileGLUCOSE INDICATOR BLOOD, glucose indicator blood diagnostic strip, 100 RD RP
2588F Isordil SublingualISOSORBIDE DINITRATE, isosorbide dinitrate 5 mg tablet: sublingual, 100 QA RW
1818Q Methotrexate MYXMETHOTREXATE, METHOTREXATE Injection 50 mg in 2 mL, 1 YN OC
5232J ZydolTRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 50 mg capsule, 20 (Dental) QA RW
8455B ZydolTRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 50 mg capsule, 20 QA RW
8611F ZydolTRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 50 mg capsule, 20 QA RW
8523N Zydol SR 100TRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 100 mg tablet: modified release, 20 QA RW
8524P Zydol SR 150TRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 150 mg tablet: modified release, 20 QA RW
8525Q Zydol SR 200TRAMADOL, tramadol hydrochloride 200 mg tablet: modified release, 20 QA RW

Advance Notices

1 July 2016

Deletion – Brand

9049G Cadatin 5/10, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9050H Cadatin 5/20, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9051J Cadatin 5/40, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9052K Cadatin 5/80, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 5 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
9053L Cadatin 10/10, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 10 mg tablet, 30
9054M Cadatin 10/20, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 20 mg tablet, 30
9055N Cadatin 10/40, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 40 mg tablet, 30
9056P Cadatin 10/80, FZAMLODIPINE + ATORVASTATIN, amlodipine 10 mg + atorvastatin 80 mg tablet, 30
1884E Amoxycillin-GA, FMAMOXYCILLIN, amoxycillin 250 mg capsule, 20
1889K Amoxycillin-GA, FMAMOXYCILLIN, amoxycillin 500 mg capsule, 20
3300Q Amoxycillin-GA, FMAMOXYCILLIN, amoxycillin 500 mg capsule, 20 (Dental)
3301R Amoxycillin-GA, FMAMOXYCILLIN, amoxycillin 250 mg capsule, 20 (Dental)
1891M GA-Amclav 500/125, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
1892N GA-Amclav 125/31.25, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 125 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 31.25 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL
5006L GA-Amclav Forte 875/125, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
5008N GA-Amclav 500/125, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 500 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10 (Dental)
5009P GA-Amclav 125/31.25, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 125 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 31.25 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 75 mL (Dental)
5011R GA-Amclav Forte 400/57, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 400 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 57 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 60 mL (Dental)
8254K GA-Amclav Forte 875/125, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
8319W GA-Amclav Forte 400/57, FMAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 400 mg/5 mL + clavulanic acid 57 mg/5 mL oral liquid: powder for, 60 mL
1473M Fluconazole Hexal, HXFLUCONAZOLE, fluconazole 100 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial
1474N Fluconazole Hexal, HXFLUCONAZOLE, fluconazole 200 mg/100 mL injection, 100 mL vial

1 August 2016

Deletion – Brand

3036T Protos 2 g, SE – STRONTIUM, strontium ranelate 2 g granules, 28 x 2 g sachets

Delisting of strontium will be recommended for determination to take effect 1 August 2016 in accordance with Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee advice to the Minister.  There are alternative therapies available.

1 September 2016

Deletion – Brand

8423H Dilaudid-HP, MFHYDROMORPHONE, hydromorphone hydrochloride 500 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial

Palliative Care

Deletions

Deletion – Item

5386L BENZYDAMINE, benzydamine hydrochloride 0.15% mouthwash, 500 mL (Difflam)
5307H BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 10 (Dulcolax, Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories)
5308J BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 12 (Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories)
5306G BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg/5 mL enema, 25 x 5 mL (Bisalax)
5305F BISACODYL, bisacodyl 5 mg tablet: enteric, 200 (Lax-Tab)
5342E CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 2.5 mg/mL oral liquid, 10 mL (Rivotril)
5340C CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 500 microgram tablet, 100 (Paxam 0.5, Rivotril)
5341D CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 2 mg tablet, 100 (Paxam 2, Rivotril)
5357Y DIAZEPAM, diazepam 2 mg tablet, 50 (APO-Diazepam, Antenex 2, Ranzepam, Valpam 2)
5358B DIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50 (APO-Diazepam, Antenex 5, Ranzepam, Valium, Valpam 5)
5366K DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 100 mg suppository, 20 (Voltaren 100)
5364H DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 25, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac 25, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 25)
5365J DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 50, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 50)
5318X HYOSCINE BUTYLBROMIDE, hyoscine butylbromide 20 mg/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Buscopan)
5370P IBUPROFEN, ibuprofen 400 mg tablet, 30 (Brufen)
5379D INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 25 mg capsule, 50 (Arthrexin, Indocid)
5380E INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 100 mg suppository, 20 (Indocid)
5427P MACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 510 g (OsmoLax)
2353W MACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets (Herron ClearLax)
10112F MACROGOL-3350 + SODIUM CHLORIDE + BICARBONATE + POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, macrogol-3350 13.12 g/25 mL + sodium chloride 350.7 mg/25 mL + potassium chloride 46.6 mg/25 mL (0.63 mmol/25 mL potassium) + sodium bicarbonate 178.5 mg/25 mL oral liquid, 500 mL (Movicol Liquid)
5390Q MACROGOL-3350 + SODIUM CHLORIDE + BICARBONATE + POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, macrogol-3350 13.12 g + sodium chloride 350.7 mg + potassium chloride 46.6 mg (0.63 mmol potassium) + sodium bicarbonate 178.5 mg solution, 30 sachets (APO-MACROGOL plus ELECTROLYTES, Chemists' Own Macrogol with Electrolytes, LaxaCon, Macrovic, Molaxole, Movicol, lax-sachets)
5395Y MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 10 mg tablet, 20 (Sevredol)
5396B MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 20 mg tablet, 20 (Sevredol)
5392T MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 200 mg tablet: modified release, 28 (MS Contin)
5398D NAPROXEN, naproxen 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid, 474 mL (Phebra Naproxen Suspension)
5349M NAPROXEN, naproxen 250 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 250, Naprosyn)
5350N NAPROXEN, naproxen 500 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 500, Naprosyn)
5354T NAPROXEN, naproxen sodium 550 mg tablet, 50 (Anaprox 550, Crysanal)
5351P NAPROXEN, naproxen 750 mg tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR750, Proxen SR 750)
5352Q NAPROXEN, naproxen 1 g tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR1000, Proxen SR 1000)
5360D NITRAZEPAM, nitrazepam 5 mg tablet, 25 (Alodorm, Mogadon)
5373T OXAZEPAM, oxazepam 15 mg tablet, 25 (Alepam 15, Serepax)
5374W OXAZEPAM, oxazepam 30 mg tablet, 25 (APO-Oxazepam, Alepam 30, Murelax, Serepax)
5320B PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 500 mg suppository, 24 (Panadol)
5344G PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 665 mg tablet: modified release, 96 (Osteomol 665 Paracetamol)
5324F RHAMNUS FRANGULA + STERCULIA, rhamnus frangula 80 mg/g + sterculia 620 mg/g granules, 500 g (Normacol Plus)
5332P SORBITOL + CITRIC ACID + LAURYL SULFOACETATE SODIUM, sorbitol 3.125 g/5 mL + citrate sodium dihydrate 450 mg/5 mL + lauryl sulfoacetate sodium 45 mg/5 mL enema, 12 x 5 mL (Micolette, Microlax)
5376Y TEMAZEPAM, temazepam 10 mg tablet, 25 (APO-Temazepam, Normison, Temaze, Temtabs)

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

5385K BENZYDAMINE, benzydamine hydrochloride 0.15% mouthwash, 500 mL (Difflam)
5301B BISACODYL, bisacodyl 5 mg tablet: enteric, 200 (Lax-Tab)
5302C BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg/5 mL enema, 25 x 5 mL (Bisalax)
5303D BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 10 (Dulcolax, Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories)
5304E BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 12 (Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories)
5337X CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 500 microgram tablet, 100 (Paxam 0.5, Rivotril)
5338Y CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 2 mg tablet, 100 (Paxam 2, Rivotril)
5339B CLONAZEPAM, clonazepam 2.5 mg/mL oral liquid, 10 mL (Rivotril)
5355W DIAZEPAM, diazepam 2 mg tablet, 50 (APO-Diazepam, Antenex 2, Ranzepam, Valpam 2)
5356X DIAZEPAM, diazepam 5 mg tablet, 50 (APO-Diazepam, Antenex 5, Ranzepam, Valium, Valpam 5)
5361E DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 25, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac 25, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 25)
5362F DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 50, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 50)
5363G DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 100 mg suppository, 20 (Voltaren 100)
5317W HYOSCINE BUTYLBROMIDE, hyoscine butylbromide 20 mg/mL injection, 5 x 1 mL ampoules (Buscopan)
5368M IBUPROFEN, ibuprofen 400 mg tablet, 30 (Brufen)
5377B INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 25 mg capsule, 50 (Arthrexin, Indocid)
5378C INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 100 mg suppository, 20 (Indocid)
2351R MACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 30 x 17 g sachets (Herron ClearLax)
5426N MACROGOL-3350, macrogol-3350 1 g/g oral liquid: powder for, 510 g (OsmoLax)
10127B MACROGOL-3350 + SODIUM CHLORIDE + BICARBONATE + POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, macrogol-3350 13.12 g/25 mL + sodium chloride 350.7 mg/25 mL + potassium chloride 46.6 mg/25 mL (0.63 mmol/25 mL potassium) + sodium bicarbonate 178.5 mg/25 mL oral liquid, 500 mL (Movicol Liquid)
5389P MACROGOL-3350 + SODIUM CHLORIDE + BICARBONATE + POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, macrogol-3350 13.12 g + sodium chloride 350.7 mg + potassium chloride 46.6 mg (0.63 mmol potassium) + sodium bicarbonate 178.5 mg solution, 30 sachets (APO-MACROGOL plus ELECTROLYTES, Chemists' Own Macrogol with Electrolytes, LaxaCon, Macrovic, Molaxole, Movicol, lax-sachets)
5423K METHYLNALTREXONE, methylnaltrexone bromide 12 mg/0.6 mL injection, 0.6 mL vial (Relistor)
5424L METHYLNALTREXONE, METHYLNALTREXONE Solution for injection containing methylnaltrexone bromide 12 mg in 0.6 mL, 7 (Relistor)
5391R MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 200 mg tablet: modified release, 28 (MS Contin)
5393W MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 10 mg tablet, 20 (Sevredol)
5394X MORPHINE, morphine sulfate 20 mg tablet, 20 (Sevredol)
5345H NAPROXEN, naproxen 250 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 250, Naprosyn)
5346J NAPROXEN, naproxen 500 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 500, Naprosyn)
5347K NAPROXEN, naproxen 750 mg tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR750, Proxen SR 750)
5348L NAPROXEN, naproxen 1 g tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR1000, Proxen SR 1000)
5353R NAPROXEN, naproxen sodium 550 mg tablet, 50 (Anaprox 550, Crysanal)
5397C NAPROXEN, naproxen 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid, 474 mL (Phebra Naproxen Suspension)
5359C NITRAZEPAM, nitrazepam 5 mg tablet, 25 (Alodorm, Mogadon)
5371Q OXAZEPAM, oxazepam 15 mg tablet, 25 (Alepam 15, Serepax)
5372R OXAZEPAM, oxazepam 30 mg tablet, 25 (APO-Oxazepam, Alepam 30, Murelax, Serepax)
5319Y PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 500 mg suppository, 24 (Panadol)
5343F PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 665 mg tablet: modified release, 96 (Osteomol 665 Paracetamol)
5322D RHAMNUS FRANGULA + STERCULIA, rhamnus frangula 80 mg/g + sterculia 620 mg/g granules, 500 g (Normacol Plus)
5331N SORBITOL + CITRIC ACID + LAURYL SULFOACETATE SODIUM, sorbitol 3.125 g/5 mL + citrate sodium dihydrate 450 mg/5 mL + lauryl sulfoacetate sodium 45 mg/5 mL enema, 12 x 5 mL (Micolette, Microlax)
5375X TEMAZEPAM, temazepam 10 mg tablet, 25 (APO-Temazepam, Normison, Temaze, Temtabs)

Alteration – Restriction Level

From To
5301B BISACODYL, bisacodyl 5 mg tablet: enteric, 200 (Lax-Tab) streamlined restricted
5302C BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg/5 mL enema, 25 x 5 mL (Bisalax) streamlined restricted
5303D BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 10 (Dulcolax, Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories) streamlined restricted
5304E BISACODYL, bisacodyl 10 mg suppository, 12 (Petrus Bisacodyl Suppositories) streamlined restricted
5361E DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 25, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac 25, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 25) streamlined restricted
5362F DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 50 mg tablet: enteric, 50 (APO-Diclofenac, Chem mart Diclofenac, Clonac 50, Diclofenac AN, Diclofenac Sandoz, Diclofenac-GA, Fenac, Terry White Chemists Diclofenac, Voltaren 50) streamlined restricted
5363G DICLOFENAC, diclofenac sodium 100 mg suppository, 20 (Voltaren 100) authority-required restricted
5368M IBUPROFEN, ibuprofen 400 mg tablet, 30 (Brufen) authority-required restricted
5377B INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 25 mg capsule, 50 (Arthrexin, Indocid) streamlined restricted
5378C INDOMETHACIN, indomethacin 100 mg suppository, 20 (Indocid) authority-required restricted
5423K METHYLNALTREXONE, methylnaltrexone bromide 12 mg/0.6 mL injection, 0.6 mL vial (Relistor) authority-required streamlined
5424L METHYLNALTREXONE, METHYLNALTREXONE Solution for injection containing methylnaltrexone bromide 12 mg in 0.6 mL, 7 (Relistor) authority-required streamlined
5345H NAPROXEN, naproxen 250 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 250, Naprosyn) streamlined restricted
5346J NAPROXEN, naproxen 500 mg tablet, 50 (Inza 500, Naprosyn) streamlined restricted
5347K NAPROXEN, naproxen 750 mg tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR750, Proxen SR 750) streamlined restricted
5348L NAPROXEN, naproxen 1 g tablet: modified release, 28 (Naprosyn SR1000, Proxen SR 1000) streamlined restricted
5353R NAPROXEN, naproxen sodium 550 mg tablet, 50 (Anaprox 550, Crysanal) streamlined restricted
5397C NAPROXEN, naproxen 125 mg/5 mL oral liquid, 474 mL (Phebra Naproxen Suspension) streamlined restricted
5319Y PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 500 mg suppository, 24 (Panadol) streamlined restricted
5343F PARACETAMOL, paracetamol 665 mg tablet: modified release, 96 (Osteomol 665 Paracetamol) streamlined restricted
5322D RHAMNUS FRANGULA + STERCULIA, rhamnus frangula 80 mg/g + sterculia 620 mg/g granules, 500 g (Normacol Plus) streamlined restricted
5331N SORBITOL + CITRIC ACID + LAURYL SULFOACETATE SODIUM, sorbitol 3.125 g/5 mL + citrate sodium dihydrate 450 mg/5 mL + lauryl sulfoacetate sodium 45 mg/5 mL enema, 12 x 5 mL (Micolette, Microlax) streamlined restricted

Alteration – Maximum Quantity

From To
5423K METHYLNALTREXONE, methylnaltrexone bromide 12 mg/0.6 mL injection, 0.6 mL vial (Relistor) 3 7

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Private Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Brand

6100C Azadine, RZAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6138C Azadine, RZAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

6100C Vidaza, CJAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6138C Vidaza, CJAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

6100C AZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial (Azadine, Vidaza)
6138C AZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial (Azadine, Vidaza)
9744W LEVODOPA + CARBIDOPA ANHYDROUS, levodopa 20 mg/mL + carbidopa monohydrate 5 mg/mL intestinal gel, 7 x 100 mL (Duodopa)
10110D OMALIZUMAB, omalizumab 75 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Xolair)
10122R OMALIZUMAB, omalizumab 150 mg/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL syringe (Xolair)

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Public Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Brand

9597D Azadine, RZAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9598E Azadine, RZAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

9597D Vidaza, CJAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9598E Vidaza, CJAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

9597D AZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial (Azadine, Vidaza)
9598E AZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial (Azadine, Vidaza)
9743T LEVODOPA + CARBIDOPA ANHYDROUS, levodopa 20 mg/mL + carbidopa monohydrate 5 mg/mL intestinal gel, 7 x 100 mL (Duodopa)
10109C OMALIZUMAB, omalizumab 150 mg/mL injection, 1 x 1 mL syringe (Xolair)
10118M OMALIZUMAB, omalizumab 75 mg/0.5 mL injection, 1 x 0.5 mL syringe (Xolair)

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Community Access)

Advance Notices

1 August 2016

Deletion – Brand

10372X Sebivo, NVTELBIVUDINE, telbivudine 600 mg tablet, 28

Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits

Additions

Addition – Item

10586E GLYCEROL, glycerol 700 mg suppository, 12 (Petrus Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd)
10596Q GLYCEROL, glycerol 1.4 g suppository, 12 (Petrus Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd)
4246L GLYCEROL, glycerol 2.8 g suppository, 12 (Petrus Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd)

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Private Hospital)

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10140Q ERIBULIN,
eribulin mesilate 1 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial (Halaven)
10193L RITUXIMAB,
rituximab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 2 x 10 mL vials (Mabthera);
rituximab 500 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Mabthera)
7258B RITUXIMAB,
rituximab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 2 x 10 mL vials (Mabthera);
rituximab 500 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Mabthera)

Alteration – Restriction Level

From To
10140Q ERIBULIN,
eribulin mesilate 1 mg/2 mL injection, 1 x 2 mL vial (Halaven)
authority-required streamlined

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
7229L Doxorubicin MYX – doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 100 mL vial YN OC
7249M Irinotecan MYX – irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 5 mL vial YN OC
7250N Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, METHOTREXATE Injection 50 mg in 2 mL, 1 YN OC
7251P Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, METHOTREXATE Injection 50 mg in 2 mL, 1 YN OC
7250N Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial YN OC
7251P Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial YN OC
7255W Pemetrexed MYX – pemetrexed 100 mg injection, 1 vial YN OC
7255W Pemetrexed MYX – pemetrexed 500 mg injection, 1 vial YN OC

Advance Notices

1 July 2016

Deletion – Brand

7246J Gemcitabine Actavis, GNGEMCITABINE, gemcitabine 1 g injection, 1 vial

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Public Hospital)

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10179R RITUXIMAB,
rituximab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 2 x 10 mL vials (Mabthera);
rituximab 500 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Mabthera)
4613T RITUXIMAB,
rituximab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 2 x 10 mL vials (Mabthera);
rituximab 500 mg/50 mL injection, 50 mL vial (Mabthera)

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
4361M Doxorubicin MYX – doxorubicin hydrochloride 200 mg/100 mL injection, 100 mL vial YN OC
4451G Irinotecan MYX – irinotecan hydrochloride trihydrate 100 mg/5 mL injection, 5 mL vial YN OC
4502Y Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, METHOTREXATE Injection 50 mg in 2 mL, 1 YN OC
4512L Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, METHOTREXATE Injection 50 mg in 2 mL, 1 YN OC
4502Y Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial YN OC
4512L Methotrexate MYX – METHOTREXATE, methotrexate 1 g/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial YN OC
4600D Pemetrexed MYX – pemetrexed 100 mg injection, 1 vial YN OC
4600D Pemetrexed MYX – pemetrexed 500 mg injection, 1 vial YN OC

Advance Notices

1 July 2016

Deletion – Brand

4439P Gemcitabine Actavis, GNGEMCITABINE, gemcitabine 1 g injection, 1 vial

Related Pharmaceutical Benefits for Public Hospital use

Additions

Additions – Brands

5857G Ondansetron ODT GH, GQ - ONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 4 mg, 4
5858H Ondansetron ODT GH, GQ - ONDANSETRON, ONDANSETRON Tablet (orally disintegrating) 8 mg, 4

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10708N RITUXIMAB, rituximab 1.4 g/11.7 mL injection, 11.7 mL vial (Mabthera SC)
10710Q RITUXIMAB, rituximab 1.4 g/11.7 mL injection, 11.7 mL vial (Mabthera SC)