Standard Formula Preparations

Page last updated: 1 August 2017

The following list is not intended to indicate in any way which particular formula an approved pharmacist should use in filling a prescription.

The prices shown in the column 'Dispensed Price for Max. Qty' are for the ingredients, the container and the dispensing fee. The prices shown in the column 'Maximum Recordable Value for Safety Net' are for the ingredients, the container and the dispensing fee and, where applicable, the additional fee for agreed price benefits.

Key to references
KEY TO REFERENCES:
APF Australian Pharmaceutical Formulary
BP British Pharmacopoeia
BPC British Pharmaceutical Codex
QHF Queensland Hospital Formulary 
Code Item Reference Dispensed Price for Max Qty
$
Maximum Recordable Value to Safety Net
$
CREAMS
(Maximum Quantity 100 g and 1 Repeat)
7502W Salicylic Acid and Sulfur Aqueous  APF 13.47 15.04
DUSTING POWDERS
(Maximum Quantity 100 g and 1 Repeat)
7458M Zinc, Starch and Talc APF 15 & BPC 1973 36.61 38.18
EAR DROPS
(Maximum Quantity 15 mL and 2 Repeats)
7642F Aluminium Acetate APF 11.47 13.04
7643G Aluminium Acetate BP 12.24 13.81
7314Y Sodium Bicarbonate  APF & BP 11.01 12.58
7313X Spirit APF 10.44 12.01
INHALATIONS
(Maximum Quantity 50 mL and 1 Repeat)
7484X Benzoin and Menthol APF 29.08 30.65
7308P Menthol APF 13.13 14.70
7310R Menthol and Eucalyptus  BP 1980 14.27 15.84
LINCTUS CONTAINING CODEINE PHOSPHATE
(Maximum Quantity 100 mL and 0 Repeats)
7530H Codeine APF 17.09 18.66
LOTIONS
(Maximum Quantity 200 mL and 2 Repeats)
7709R Aluminium Acetate Aqueous APF 12.90 14.47
MIXTURES, OTHER
(Maximum Quantity 200 mL and 4 Repeats)
7604F Gentian Alkaline APF 22.22 23.79
7348R Kaolin  BPC 1968 40.59 42.16
7301G Kaolin and Opium APF 14 24.76 26.33
7342K Magnesium Trisilicate BPC 1968 21.34 22.91
7343L Magnesium Trisilicate and Belladonna  BPC 1968 27.63 29.20
MOUTH WASHES
(Maximum Quantity 200 mL and 1 Repeat)
7457L Thymol Compound APF 15 26.03 27.60
OINTMENTS
(Maximum Quantity 100 g and 1 Repeat)
7914M Benzoic Acid Compound  APF & BP 21.40 22.97
7902X Boric Acid, Olive Oil and Zinc  QHF 19.85 21.42
7926E Salicylic Acid APF 22.41 23.98
7928G Salicylic Acid (extemporaneously formula) BP 22.41 23.98
PAINTS
(Maximum Quantity 25 mL and 1 Repeat)
7567G Podophyllin Compound  APF 16 & BP 131.97 38.80
7568H Salicylic Acid APF 41.77 38.80
PASTES, OTHER
(Maximum Quantity 100 g and 1 Repeat)
7558T Zinc & Zinc Compound  APF & BP 38.35 38.80
POWDER FOR INTERNAL USE 
(Maximum Quantity 100 g and 2 Repeats)
7545D Magnesium Trisilicate BP 35.86 37.43

—CONTAINER RATES ARE INCLUDED—