July 2022 Price Concessions 1st Update
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The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (19/07/2022) granted the following initial list of price concessions:
|Drug||Pack size||Price concession|
|Aciclovir 400mg tablets||56||£3.18|
|Amoxicillin 250mg/5ml oral suspension||100||£2.20|
|Amoxicillin 250mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free||100||£2.53|
|Benzydamine 0.15% oromucosal spray sugar free||30||£4.30|
|Brimonidine 0.2% eye drops||5||£4.75|
|Dorzolamide 20mg/ml eye drops||5||£4.20|
|Famotidine 20mg tablets||28||£19.74|
|Famotidine 40mg tablets||28||£32.04|
|Gabapentin 100mg capsules||100||£3.45|
|Lacidipine 4mg tablets||28||£3.88|
|Lercanidipine 20mg tablets||28||£8.68|
|Mometasone 0.1% ointment||100||£9.79|
|Montelukast 4mg granules sachets sugar free||28||£6.51|
|Nizatidine 150mg capsules||30||£22.25|
|Norethisterone 5mg tablets||30||£5.99|
|Oxycodone 5mg/5ml oral solution sugar free||250||£8.25|
|Paracetamol 250mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free||200||£3.38|
|Promethazine hydrochloride 25mg tablets||56||£32.19|
|Sodium bicarbonate 500mg capsules||56||£3.65|
|Solifenacin 10mg tablets||30||£3.74|
|Solifenacin 5mg tablets||30||£3.14|
|Sulfasalazine 500mg gastro-resistant tablets||112||£56.99|
|Sulfasalazine 500mg tablets||112||£56.99|
|Trimethoprim 50mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free||100||£9.16|
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 July 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.
Contractors will be alerted to further updates to the price concession list through our website and via our e-news email. If you wish to subscribe to our email list, you can receive an email as soon as any announcements are made.