August 2021 Price Concessions 1st Update

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The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today granted the following initial list of price concessions:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Baclofen 10mg tablets 84 £2.60
Eplerenone 25mg tablets 28 £10.20
Eplerenone 50mg tablets 28 £13.80
Etoricoxib 60mg tablets 28 £7.10
Glyceryl trinitrate 400micrograms/dose pump sublingual spray 180 £2.89
Glyceryl trinitrate 400micrograms/dose pump sublingual spray 200 £3.24
Lercanidipine 20mg tablets 28 £4.49
Loratadine 5mg/5ml oral solution 100 £6.99
Mebeverine 135mg tablets 100 £4.25
Naftidrofuryl 100mg capsules 84 £7.39
Pregabalin 100mg capsules 84 £5.25
Pregabalin 300mg capsules 56 £5.39
Pregabalin 50mg capsules 84 £4.60
Pregabalin 75mg capsules 56 £3.76
Prochlorperazine 5mg tablets 28 £1.69
Tolbutamide 500mg tablets 28 £16.79
Trazodone 100mg capsules 56 £3.65
Trimethoprim 200mg tablets 6 £1.24
Trimethoprim 200mg tablets 14 £2.90
Trimethoprim 50mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free 100 £11.52
Ursodeoxycholic acid 250mg capsules 60 £11.59

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 August 2021 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.