METFORMIN

Source General Schedule
Body System ALIMENTARY TRACT AND METABOLISM > DRUGS USED IN DIABETES > BLOOD GLUCOSE LOWERING DRUGS, EXCL. INSULINS
Code & Prescriber Medicinal Product Pack
(Name, form & strength and pack size)
Max qty packs Max qty units No. of repeats DPMQ Max Safety Net General Patient Charge
9435NMPNP METFORMIN
metformin hydrochloride 500 mg modified release tablet, 120 (PI, CMI)
1 120 5 $16.44 $17.73 $22.15
Available brands
APO-Metformin XR 500a
Blooms the Chemist Metformin XR 500a
Diaformin XR SO
Products that are in a Supply Only state will be available for dispensing, but not for prescribing. PBS Prescriptions written prior to the Supply Only period are able to be dispensed using either the Supply Only product where available, or an equivalent product as specified on the PBS schedule.
Supply onlya
Metex XRa
Metformin XR 500 APOTEXa
Pharmacor Metformin XRa
Diabex XR 500a
* Additional charge for this brand is $4.84B
1 120 5 $21.28 $17.73 $26.99
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  • SO
    Products that are in a Supply Only state will be available for dispensing, but not for prescribing. PBS Prescriptions written prior to the Supply Only period are able to be dispensed using either the Supply Only product where available, or an equivalent product as specified on the PBS schedule.
    Supply Only