December Price Concessions/NCSO (final update)

December Price Concessions/NCSO (final update)

January 2, 2018

The Department of Health has issued its final list of concession prices for the December dispensing month. A related comment from Mike Dent, PSNC Director of Pharmacy Funding, can be found here.

The following price concessions have been granted for December 2017:

Drug Pack size Price Concession
Amiloride 5mg tablets 28 £4.05
Amlodipine 5mg tablets 28 £1.84
Amlodipine 10mg tablets 28 £1.95
Anastrozole 1mg tablets 28 £6.46
Aripiprazole 5mg tablets (new) 28 £3.50
Aripiprazole 15mg tablets (new) 28 £2.41
Atorvastatin 80mg tablets 28 £2.27
Betahistine 8mg tablets 84 £3.11
Betahistine 16mg tablets 84 £6.61
Bicalutamide 150mg tablets 28 £25.99
Bicalutamide 50mg tablets (new) 28 £11.16
Chlorpromazine 25mg tablets 28 £31.77
Chlorpromazine 50mg tablets 28 £31.14
Chlorpromazine 100mg tablets 28 £32.49
Citalopram 10mg tablets 28 £1.66
Citalopram 20mg tablets 28 £2.09
Citalopram 40mg tablets 28 £2.84
Duloxetine 20mg capsules 28 £8.95
Duloxetine 30mg capsules 28 £9.32
Duloxetine 40mg capsules 56 £17.91
Duloxetine 60mg capsules 28 £14.57
Enalapril 5mg tablets 28 £2.39
Enalapril 10mg tablets 28 £2.25
Enalapril 20mg tablets 28 £2.19
Eplerenone 25mg tablets (new) 28 £29.14
Eplerenone 50mg tablets 28 £12.22
Exemestane 25mg tablets 30 £39.35
Fexofenadine 120mg tablets 30 £2.88
Fexofenadine 180mg tablets (new) 30 £2.98
Gabapentin 100mg capsules 100 £2.26
Gabapentin 300mg capsules (new) 100 £4.85
Glimepiride 1mg tablets (new) 30 £2.05
Glimepiride 2mg tablets (new) 30 £2.98
Glimepiride 3mg tablets (new) 30 £3.53
Glimepiride 4mg tablets (new) 30 £6.31
Gabapentin 400mg capsules 100 £7.10
Haloperidol 1.5mg tablets 28 £10.00
Haloperidol 5mg tablets 28 £3.03
Hydroxychloroquine 200mg tablets 60 £6.09
Lacidipine 2mg tablets 28 £2.58
Lacidipine 4mg tablets 28 £3.10
Levetiracetam 1g tablets 60 £45.68
Levetiracetam 250mg tablets (new) 60 £11.72
Levetiracetam 500mg tablets 60 £37.10
Levetiracetam 750mg tablets 60 £54.35
Levetiracetam 100mg/ml oral solution sugar free (new)  300ml £8.08
Losartan 100mg tablets (new) 28 £1.20
Mebeverine 135mg tablets 100 £5.20
Mefenamic acid 500mg tablets 28 £44.54
Olanzapine 10mg tablets 28 £27.19
Olanzapine 2.5mg tablets 28 £6.45
Olanzapine 20mg tablets 28 £50.88
Olanzapine 7.5mg tablets 28 £29.34
Oxazepam 10mg tablets 28 £13.60
Oxazepam 15mg tablets 28 £14.86
Perindopril 2mg tablets 30 £8.44
Perindopril 4mg tablets 30 £5.10
Perindopril 8 mg tablets 30 £7.87
Pregabalin 100mg capsules (new) 84 £6.40
Pregabalin 150mg capsules (new) 56 £3.66
Pregabalin 200mg capsules (new) 84 £5.84
Pregabalin 225mg capsules (new) 56 £3.44
Pregabalin 25mg capsules (new) 56 £6.46
Pregabalin 300mg capsules (new) 56 £6.50
Pregabalin 50mg capsules (new) 84 £5.34
Pregabalin 75mg capsules (new) 56 £4.51
Quetiapine 100mg tablets (new) 60 £34.72
Quetiapine 150mg tablets (new) 60 £50.92
Quetiapine 200mg tablets (new) 60 £34.11
Quetiapine 25mg tablets 60 £12.06
Quetiapine 300mg tablets (new) 60 £55.52
Rasagiline 1mg tablets 28 £4.15
Rizatriptan 10mg tablets 3 £10.50
Sumatriptan 100mg tablets (new) 6 £8.50
Terbinafine 250mg tablets (new) 14 £9.50
Tolterodine 1mg tablets (new) 56 £2.45
Topiramate 25mg tablets (new) 60 £4.90
Topiramate 50mg tablets (new) 60 £18.11
Topiramate 100mg tablets (new) 60 £14.00
Tramadol 50mg capsules 30 £0.85
Tranexamic Acid 500mg tablets 60 £13.54
Trimethoprim 50mg/5ml oral suspension SF 100ml £3.99
Venlafaxine 37.5mg tablets 56 £2.26
Venlafaxine 75mg tablets 56 £2.61
Vitamin B compound strong tablets (new) 28 £3.98
Zolmitriptan 2.5mg tablets 6 £12.63

Contractors will be alerted to any updates 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. Please note that PSNC cannot provide details of generic products that are suspected of being affected by generic supply problems unless and until the Department of Health grants a concession. No additional endorsements are required for price concessions.The price concession only applies to the month that it is granted.

If you have problems obtaining a Part VIII product or problems obtaining the product at the set Drug Tariff price, please report the issue to PSNC using the online feedback form on the PSNC Website.

If you have been able to source the product, please provide full details of the supplier and price paid. PSNC will investigate the extent of the problem and if appropriate discuss the issue with the Department of Health.

Any further concessions will be posted here on the website.



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