January 2022 Price Concessions 5th Update

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The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (01/02/2022) granted the following list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Brinzolamide 10mg/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops 5 £4.52
Celecoxib 200mg capsules 30 £6.20
Clonidine 25microgram tablets 112 £8.24
Co-amilozide 5mg/50mg tablets 28 £15.48
Dexamethasone 2mg tablets 50 £3.81
Dipyridamole 100mg tablets 84 £6.95
Famotidine 40mg tablets 28 £26.41
Isotretinoin 20mg capsules 30 £14.02
Ivabradine 2.5mg tablets 56 £25.21
Lisinopril 5mg tablets 28 £0.80
Losartan 100mg / Hydrochlorothiazide 25mg tablets 28 £11.21
Methocarbamol 750mg tablets 100 £12.73
Midazolam 10mg/2ml solution for injection ampoules 10 £5.73
Naftidrofuryl 100mg capsules 84 £6.79
Oxybutynin 5mg tablets 56 £1.45
Pravastatin 40mg tablets 28 £1.59
Rivastigmine 1.5mg capsules 28 £3.66
Rivastigmine 3mg capsules 28 £3.31
Ropinirole 500microgram tablets 28 £5.22
Sulfasalazine 500mg gastro-resistant tablets 112 £27.70
Sulfasalazine 500mg tablets 112 £24.28
Tacrolimus 0.1% ointment 60 £36.99
Timolol 0.5% eye drops 5 £2.60
Tolterodine 2mg tablets 56 £2.97
Trazodone 100mg capsules 56 £3.45

DHSC previously (26/01/2022) granted the following list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Cinnarizine 15mg tablets 84 £3.92
Fenofibrate micronised 160mg tablets 28 £4.08
Ibuprofen 100mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 100 £1.70
Lansoprazole 15mg orodispersible tablets 28 £3.15
Prasugrel 5mg tablets 28 £34.95
Valsartan 160mg capsules 28 £11.95

DHSC previously (20/01/2022) granted the following list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Amisulpride 100mg tablets 60 £4.90
Amisulpride 200mg tablets 60 £6.15
Amisulpride 50mg tablets 60 £2.99
Calcium and Ergocalciferol tablets 28 £35.52
Clomipramine 10mg capsules 28 £2.32
Clomipramine 25mg capsules 28 £4.80
Clomipramine 50mg capsules 28 £8.09
Cyanocobalamin 50microgram tablets 50 £14.49
Cyclizine 50mg/1ml solution for injection ampoules 5 £6.85
Dosulepin 75mg tablets 28 £11.20
Lamotrigine 5mg dispersible tablets sugar free 28 £8.43
Liothyronine 10microgram tablets 28 £150.05
Mirtazapine 15mg/ml oral solution sugar free 66 £97.89
Omeprazole 10mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 75 £106.46
Omeprazole 20mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 75 £206.00
Promazine 25mg/5ml oral solution 150 £60.19
Ropinirole 2mg tablets 28 £19.00
Simvastatin 20mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 150 £173.89
Sulfasalazine 250mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 500 £94.22
Tamoxifen 10mg/5ml oral solution sugar free 150 £74.52
Tolbutamide 500mg tablets 28 £25.30
Valsartan 40mg capsules 28 £2.95
Valsartan 80mg capsules 28 £4.68
Warfarin 1mg/ml oral suspension sugar free 150 £156.07

DHSC previously (18/01/2022) granted the following list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Amoxicillin 500mg capsules 15 £1.25
Amoxicillin 500mg capsules 21 £1.75
Celecoxib 100mg capsules 60 £8.99
Clarithromycin 250mg tablets 14 £1.13
Clarithromycin 500mg tablets 14 £2.00
Latanoprost 50micrograms/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops 2.5 £3.10
Losartan 100mg tablets 28 £4.25
Losartan 12.5mg tablets 28 £6.14
Losartan 25mg tablets 28 £2.29
Losartan 50mg / Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg tablets 28 £5.15
Losartan 50mg tablets 28 £3.32
Metformin 500mg/5ml oral solution sugar free 150 £33.05
Mometasone 0.1% ointment 30 £2.45
Morphine sulfate 10mg/5ml oral solution 300 £5.33
Nortriptyline 10mg tablets 100 £2.00
Orlistat 120mg capsules 84 £24.99
Prednisolone 5mg soluble tablets 30 £10.00
Ropinirole 250microgram tablets 12 £3.72
Topiramate 100mg tablets 60 £4.63
Topiramate 25mg tablets 60 £2.39
Topiramate 50mg tablets 60 £2.79
Trazodone 50mg capsules 84 £3.09
Trimethoprim 50mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 100 £10.13

DHSC previously (14/01/2022) granted the following list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Benzydamine 0.15% oromucosal spray sugar free 30 £2.05
Co-dydramol 10mg/500mg tablets 30 £2.06
Co-dydramol 10mg/500mg tablets 100 £6.87
Enalapril 10mg tablets 28 £4.09
Enalapril 5mg tablets 28 £5.87
Fenofibrate micronised 200mg capsules 28 £2.26
Hydroxocobalamin 1mg/1ml solution for injection ampoules 5 £4.95
Lansoprazole 30mg orodispersible tablets 28 £4.50
Loratadine 5mg/5ml oral solution 100 £5.88
Mometasone 0.1% cream 30 £2.32
Nortriptyline 25mg tablets 100 £1.84
Oxycodone 5mg/5ml oral solution sugar free 250 £8.21
Pioglitazone 30mg tablets 28 £2.26
Pioglitazone 45mg tablets 28 £3.39
Prasugrel 10mg tablets 28 £4.98
Ropinirole 1mg tablets 84 £46.95
Tolterodine 1mg tablets 56 £2.45
Warfarin 500microgram tablets 28 £1.40

No additional endorsements are required for price concessions. A price concession only applies for the month in which it is granted.

PSNC is still working with the DHSC to agree further concessionary prices on other drugs reported to be unavailable at the stated January 2022 Drug Tariff price. Please note that PSNC cannot provide details of any generic products awaiting price concession approval from DHSC.

If you have problems obtaining a Part VIII product at the stated Drug Tariff price, please report the issue using the online feedback form on the PSNC website. Please include full details of the supplier and price paid for any products sourced above the Drug Tariff price. PSNC will investigate the extent of the problem and, if appropriate, discuss the issue with DHSC.

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