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Summary of Changes – 1 August 2017

 Previous versions of the Summary of Changes are available in PDF in the Publications Archive.

Advice about a-flag data 1 August 2017

The following item codes for human chorionic gonadotrophin are equivalent for the purposes of substitution:

11148R and 1581F;
11154C and 6178E;
11156E and 6181H.

An a-flag should have been applied to these items in the August data.
This has been  rectified in the 1 September 2017 data.

 

Prescriber Bag

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

3497C Ventolin Nebules, GKSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 5 mg/2.5 mL inhalation solution, 30 x 2.5 mL ampoules

1 October 2017

Deletion – Brand

3496B Ventolin Nebules, GKSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 2.5 mg/2.5 mL inhalation solution, 30 x 2.5 mL ampoules

General Pharmaceutical Benefits

Additions

Addition – Item

11151X AMINO ACID FORMULA WITH VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITHOUT PHENYLALANINE AND TYROSINE, amino acid formula with vitamins and minerals without phenylalanine and tyrosine powder for oral liquid, 30 x 34 g sachets (TYR express 20)
11148R HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 1500 units injection [3 vials] (&) inert substance diluent [3 x 1 mL vials], 1 pack (Pregnyl)
11147Q SOFOSBUVIR + VELPATASVIR, sofosbuvir 400 mg + velpatasvir 100 mg tablet, 28 (Epclusa)

Addition – Brand

2751T Amlodipine Amneal, EFAMLODIPINE, amlodipine 5 mg tablet, 30
2752W Amlodipine Amneal, EFAMLODIPINE, amlodipine 10 mg tablet, 30
8717T Aripiprazole AN, EAARIPIPRAZOLE, aripiprazole 10 mg tablet, 30
8718W Aripiprazole AN, EAARIPIPRAZOLE, aripiprazole 15 mg tablet, 30
8719X Aripiprazole AN, EAARIPIPRAZOLE, aripiprazole 20 mg tablet, 30
8720Y Aripiprazole AN, EAARIPIPRAZOLE, aripiprazole 30 mg tablet, 30
10915L Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10918P Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10920R Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10924Y Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10940T CIPLA IMATINIB ADULT, LRIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10940T Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10941W Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10942X Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 100 mg capsule, 60
10916M Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10917N Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10921T CIPLA IMATINIB ADULT, LRIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10921T Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10925B Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10933K Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10935M Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
10939R Glivanib, JUIMATINIB, imatinib 400 mg capsule, 30
5553G Lantim, JULATANOPROST + TIMOLOL, latanoprost 0.005% + timolol 0.5% eye drops, 2.5 mL
8895E Lantim, JULATANOPROST + TIMOLOL, latanoprost 0.005% + timolol 0.5% eye drops, 2.5 mL
2522R NortriTABS 10 mg, GHNORTRIPTYLINE, nortriptyline 10 mg tablet, 50
2523T NortriTABS 25 mg, GHNORTRIPTYLINE, nortriptyline 25 mg tablet, 50
2348N APO-Pregabalin, TXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N LYPRALIN, RWPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N Lyzalon, AFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N PREGABALIN-DRLA, RZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N Pregabalin APOTEX, GXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N Pregabalin GH, GQPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N Pregabalin Sandoz, SZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2348N Pregabalin-Teva, TBPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2335X APO-Pregabalin, TXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X LYPRALIN, RWPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X Lyzalon, AFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X PREGABALIN-DRLA, RZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X Pregabalin APOTEX, GXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X Pregabalin GH, GQPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X Pregabalin Sandoz, SZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2335X Pregabalin-Teva, TBPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2355Y APO-Pregabalin, TXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y LYPRALIN, RWPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Lyzalon, AFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y PREGABALIN-DRLA, RZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Pregabalin APOTEX, GXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Pregabalin GH, GQPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Pregabalin Sandoz, SZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Pregabalin-Teva, TBPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2363J APO-Pregabalin, TXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J LYPRALIN, RWPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J Lyzalon, AFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J PREGABALIN-DRLA, RZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J Pregabalin APOTEX, GXPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J Pregabalin GH, GQPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J Pregabalin Sandoz, SZPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56
2363J Pregabalin-Teva, TBPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

2522R Allegron, RWNORTRIPTYLINE, nortriptyline 10 mg tablet, 50
2523T Allegron, RWNORTRIPTYLINE, nortriptyline 25 mg tablet, 50
2348N Lyrica, PFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 25 mg capsule, 56
2335X Lyrica, PFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 75 mg capsule, 56
2355Y Lyrica, PFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 150 mg capsule, 56
2363J Lyrica, PFPREGABALIN, pregabalin 300 mg capsule, 56

Deletions

Deletion – Brand

5006L AmoxyClav RBX 875/125, RAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
8254K AmoxyClav RBX 875/125, RAAMOXYCILLIN + CLAVULANIC ACID, amoxycillin 875 mg + clavulanic acid 125 mg tablet, 10
8256M Carvedilol generichealth, GQCARVEDILOL, carvedilol 6.25 mg tablet, 60
5541P APO-Dorzolamide, TXDORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% eye drops, 5 mL
8488R APO-Dorzolamide, TXDORZOLAMIDE, dorzolamide 2% eye drops, 5 mL
5542Q APO-Dorzolamide/Timolol 20/5, TXDORZOLAMIDE + TIMOLOL, dorzolamide 2% + timolol 0.5% eye drops, 5 mL
8567X APO-Dorzolamide/Timolol 20/5, TXDORZOLAMIDE + TIMOLOL, dorzolamide 2% + timolol 0.5% eye drops, 5 mL
9155W Duloxetine RBX, RADULOXETINE, duloxetine 30 mg enteric capsule, 28
9156X Duloxetine RBX, RADULOXETINE, duloxetine 60 mg enteric capsule, 28
1434L Fluoxetine RBX, RAFLUOXETINE, fluoxetine 20 mg capsule, 28
8170B Lanzek, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 2.5 mg tablet, 28
8185T Lanzek, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 5 mg tablet, 28
8186W Lanzek, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 7.5 mg tablet, 28
8187X Lanzek, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 10 mg tablet, 28
8433W Lanzek Zydis, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 5 mg wafer, 28
8434X Lanzek Zydis, ELOLANZAPINE, olanzapine 10 mg wafer, 28
8331L Omeprazole RBX, RAOMEPRAZOLE, omeprazole 20 mg enteric tablet, 30
8333N Omeprazole RBX, RAOMEPRAZOLE, omeprazole 20 mg enteric tablet, 30

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10322G CRIZOTINIB, crizotinib 250 mg capsule, 60 (Xalkori)
10323H CRIZOTINIB, crizotinib 200 mg capsule, 60 (Xalkori)
1581F HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 1500 units injection [3 ampoules] (&) inert substance diluent [3 x 1 mL ampoules], 1 pack (Pregnyl)

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
8729K KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 3 mg/3 mL injection, 3 mL ampoule RO IX
8730L KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 3 mg/3 mL injection, 3 mL ampoule RO IX
8728J KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 2 mg tablet, 1 RO IX
8873B KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 2 mg tablet, 5 RO IX

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

8422G Dilaudid-HP, MFHYDROMORPHONE, hydromorphone hydrochloride 50 mg/5 mL injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules
1596B Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 4 mg/2 mL injection, 2 mL ampoule
1597C Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 8 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL ampoule
8226Y Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 4 mg/2 mL injection, 2 mL ampoule
8227B Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 8 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL ampoule
2001H Ventolin Nebules, GKSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 5 mg/2.5 mL inhalation solution, 30 x 2.5 mL ampoules

1 October 2017

Deletion – Brand

2593L Ferrum H, ASIRON POLYMALTOSE, iron (as polymaltose) 100 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL ampoules
2805P Ferrum H, ASIRON POLYMALTOSE, iron (as polymaltose) 100 mg/2 mL injection, 5 x 2 mL ampoules
2000G Ventolin Nebules, GKSALBUTAMOL, salbutamol 2.5 mg/2.5 mL inhalation solution, 30 x 2.5 mL ampoules
10062N Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 180 mg capsule, 5
2438H Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 180 mg capsule, 5
8378Y Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 5 mg capsule, 5
8379B Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 20 mg capsule, 5
8380C Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 100 mg capsule, 5
8381D Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 250 mg capsule, 5
8819E Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 5 mg capsule, 5
8820F Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 20 mg capsule, 5
8821G Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 100 mg capsule, 5
9361Q Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 140 mg capsule, 5
9362R Astromide, FRTEMOZOLOMIDE, temozolomide 140 mg capsule, 5

1 November 2017

Deletion – Brand

1210Q Ciprofloxacin-BW, GQCIPROFLOXACIN, ciprofloxacin 750 mg tablet, 14

1 December 2017

Deletion – Brand

8883M Avanza, MKMIRTAZAPINE, mirtazapine 45 mg tablet, 30

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Private Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Item

11144M SOFOSBUVIR + VELPATASVIR, sofosbuvir 400 mg + velpatasvir 100 mg tablet, 28 (Epclusa)

Addition – Brand

6100C Azacitidine Accord, OCAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6138C Azacitidine Accord, OCAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6429J APO-BOSENTAN, GXBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J BOSENTAN-DRLA, RZBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J BOSLEER, RWBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J Bosentan APOTEX, TXBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J Bosentan Mylan, AFBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J Bosentan RBX, RABOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6429J Bosentan Sandoz, SZBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6430K APO-BOSENTAN, GXBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K BOSENTAN-DRLA, RZBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K BOSLEER, RWBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K Bosentan APOTEX, TXBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K Bosentan GH, GQBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K Bosentan Mylan, AFBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K Bosentan RBX, RABOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6430K Bosentan Sandoz, SZBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
10057H Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
10184B Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6397Q Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6448J Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6496X Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9612X Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9613Y Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9617E Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9674E Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
6357N Valganciclovir AN, EAVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
6357N Valganciclovir Mylan, AFVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
6357N Valganciclovir Sandoz, SZVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

6429J Tracleer, ATBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
6430K Tracleer, ATBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
6357N Valcyte, ROVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10111E EPOPROSTENOL, epoprostenol 500 microgram injection, 1 vial (Veletri)
10129D EPOPROSTENOL, epoprostenol 1.5 mg injection, 1 vial (Veletri)

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Public Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Item

11145N SOFOSBUVIR + VELPATASVIR, sofosbuvir 400 mg + velpatasvir 100 mg tablet, 28 (Epclusa)

Addition – Brand

9597D Azacitidine Accord, OCAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9598E Azacitidine Accord, OCAZACITIDINE, azacitidine 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5618Q APO-BOSENTAN, GXBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q BOSENTAN-DRLA, RZBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q BOSLEER, RWBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q Bosentan APOTEX, TXBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q Bosentan Mylan, AFBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q Bosentan RBX, RABOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5618Q Bosentan Sandoz, SZBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5619R APO-BOSENTAN, GXBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R BOSENTAN-DRLA, RZBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R BOSLEER, RWBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R Bosentan APOTEX, TXBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R Bosentan GH, GQBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R Bosentan Mylan, AFBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R Bosentan RBX, RABOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
5619R Bosentan Sandoz, SZBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
10067W Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
10196P Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5753T Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5754W Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5755X Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5756Y Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5757B Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
5758C Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9654D Renflexis, MKINFLIXIMAB, infliximab 100 mg injection, 1 vial
9569P Valganciclovir AN, EAVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
9569P Valganciclovir Mylan, AFVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
9569P Valganciclovir Sandoz, SZVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

5618Q Tracleer, ATBOSENTAN, bosentan 62.5 mg tablet, 60
5619R Tracleer, ATBOSENTAN, bosentan 125 mg tablet, 60
9569P Valcyte, ROVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10117L EPOPROSTENOL, epoprostenol 1.5 mg injection, 1 vial (Veletri)
10130E EPOPROSTENOL, epoprostenol 500 microgram injection, 1 vial (Veletri)

Highly Specialised Drugs Program (Community Access)

Additions

Addition – Item

11142K TENOFOVIR, tenofovir disoproxil phosphate 291 mg tablet, 30 (Tenofovir GH)
11155D TENOFOVIR, tenofovir disoproxil maleate 300 mg tablet, 30 (Tenofovir Disoproxil Mylan)
11146P TENOFOVIR + EMTRICITABINE, tenofovir disoproxil phosphate 291 mg + emtricitabine 200 mg tablet, 30 (Tenofovir EMT GH)
11149T TENOFOVIR + EMTRICITABINE, tenofovir disoproxil maleate 300 mg + emtricitabine 200 mg tablet, 30 (Tenofovir Disoproxil Emtricitabine Mylan 300/200)

Addition – Brand

10306K Valganciclovir AN, EAVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
10306K Valganciclovir Mylan, AFVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60
10306K Valganciclovir Sandoz, SZVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Addition – Equivalence Indicator

10310P Viread, GITENOFOVIR, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg tablet, 30
10347N Truvada, GITENOFOVIR + EMTRICITABINE, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg + emtricitabine 200 mg tablet, 30
10306K Valcyte, ROVALGANCICLOVIR, valganciclovir 450 mg tablet, 60

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10310P TENOFOVIR, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg tablet, 30 (Viread)
10347N TENOFOVIR + EMTRICITABINE, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg + emtricitabine 200 mg tablet, 30 (Truvada)

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

10311Q Lamivudine RBX, RALAMIVUDINE, lamivudine 300 mg tablet, 30
10348P Lamivudine RBX, RALAMIVUDINE, lamivudine 150 mg tablet, 60
10304H Nevirapine RBX, RANEVIRAPINE, nevirapine 200 mg tablet, 60

IVF Program

Additions

Addition – Item

11154C HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 1500 units injection [3 vials] (&) inert substance diluent [3 x 1 mL vials], 1 pack (Pregnyl)
11156E HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 5000 units injection [1 vial] (&) inert substance diluent [1 mL vial], 1 pack (Pregnyl)

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

6178E HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 1500 units injection [3 ampoules] (&) inert substance diluent [3 x 1 mL ampoules], 1 pack (Pregnyl)
6181H HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPHIN, human chorionic gonadotrophin 5000 units injection [1 ampoule] (&) inert substance diluent [1 mL ampoule], 1 pack (Pregnyl)

Repatriation Pharmaceutical Benefits

Alterations

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
4089F Atrovent Nasal AqueousIPRATROPIUM, ipratropium bromide monohydrate 22 microgram/actuation nasal spray, 180 actuations BY VZ
4090G Atrovent Nasal ForteIPRATROPIUM, ipratropium bromide monohydrate 44 microgram/actuation nasal spray, 180 actuations BY VZ
4584G Vasafil 25SILDENAFIL, sildenafil 25 mg tablet, 4 QA RW
4585H Vasafil 50SILDENAFIL, sildenafil 50 mg tablet, 4 QA RW
4586J Vasafil 100SILDENAFIL, sildenafil 100 mg tablet, 4 QA RW

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

4453J Mylanta Double Strength, JTALUMINIUM HYDROXIDE WITH MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE AND SIMETHICONE, ALUMINIUM HYDROXIDE with MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE and SIMETHICONE Tablet 400 mg-400 mg-40 mg, 100
4106D Stieprox Liquid, GKCICLOPIROX, ciclopirox olamine 1.5% shampoo, 60 mL
 

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Private Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Item

11143L NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11152Y NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11157F NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11159H NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)

Addition – Brand

7261E Vinblastine Teva, DZVINBLASTINE, vinblastine sulfate 10 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10775D NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

7229L Hospira Pty Limited, PFDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 5 mL vial

Efficient Funding of Chemotherapy (Public Hospital)

Additions

Addition – Item

11150W NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11153B NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11158G NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)
11160J NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)

Addition – Brand

4618C Vinblastine Teva, DZVINBLASTINE, vinblastine sulfate 10 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial

Alterations

Alteration – Restriction

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

10764M NIVOLUMAB,
nivolumab 40 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL vial (Opdivo);
nivolumab 100 mg/10 mL injection, 10 mL vial (Opdivo)

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

4361M Hospira Pty Limited, PFDOXORUBICIN, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg/5 mL injection, 5 mL vial

Related Pharmaceutical Benefits for Public Hospital use

Alterations

Alteration – Manufacturer Code

From To
5899L KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 3 mg/3 mL injection, 3 mL ampoule RO IX
5898K KytrilGRANISETRON, granisetron 2 mg tablet, 1 RO IX

Advance Notices

1 September 2017

Deletion – Brand

5971G Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 4 mg/2 mL injection, 2 mL ampoule
5972H Ondansetron-Claris, AEONDANSETRON, ondansetron 8 mg/4 mL injection, 4 mL ampoule