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Release Date: 01 February 2017
eMIMS Version: updates January 2017 release only
File Name: FullEmimsFeb17.exe
Size: 30.7 MB

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What's New (Full update)

The February 2017 update includes

  • Additions to the PBS:
    • Acquin (quinapril) Arrow (2a)
      5 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Adempas (Private Hospital) (riociguat) Bayer (2n)
      0.5 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      1 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      1.5 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      2 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      2.5 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • Adempas (Public Hospital) (riociguat) Bayer (2n)
      0.5 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      1 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      1.5 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      2 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      2.5 mg [42]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Anterone 50 (cyproterone acetate) Cipla (6b)
      50 mg [20]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg [50] x 2: PBS/RPBS
    • Anterone 100 (cyproterone acetate) Cipla (6b)
      100 mg [50]: PBS/RPBS
    • APO-Aripiprazole (aripiprazole) Apotex (3c)
      10 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      15 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      20 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      30 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Atenolol Amneal (atenolol) Amneal (2b)
      50 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Atomerra (atomoxetine) Generic Partners (3e)
      10 mg [28] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      18 mg [28] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      25 mg [28] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      40 mg [28] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      60 mg [28] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      80 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      100 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Calcipotriol/Betamethasone Sandoz 50/500 (calcipotriol; betamethasone dipropionate) Sandoz (15b)
      30 g [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Desven (desvenlafaxine) Medis (3d)
      50 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      100 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Dorzolamide/Timolol AN 20/5 (dorzolamide; timolol) Amneal (14c)
      5 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS
      5 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS Optometrist
    • Eplerenone AN (eplerenone) Generic Partners (2c)
      25 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      50 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Indapamide AN SR (indapamide hemihydrate) Amneal (2a)
      1.5 mg [90]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Irbesartan Amneal (irbesartan) Amneal (2a)
      75 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
      150 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
      300 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Irbesartan HCTZ Amneal 150/12.5 Tablets (irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Amneal (2a)
      [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Irbesartan HCTZ Amneal 300/12.5 Tablets (irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Amneal (2a)
      [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Irbesartan HCTZ Amneal 300/25 Tablets (irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Amneal (2a)
      [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Lamotrigine GH (lamotrigine) Cipla (3g)
      25 mg [56]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      50 mg [56]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      100 mg [56]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      200 mg [56]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Latanoprost/Timolol AN 50/5 (latanoprost; timolol) Amneal (14c)
      2.5 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS
      2.5 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS Optometrist
    • Lynparza (olaparib) AstraZeneca (9f)
      50 mg [112] x 4: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg [112] x 4: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Nitrostat (glyceryl trinitrate) Link (2e)
      300 mcg [100]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
      600 mcg [100]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Pacrolim (tacrolimus) Alphapharm (10c)
      0.5 mg [100]: PBS/RPBS
      1 mg [100]: PBS/RPBS
      5 mg [50]: PBS/RPBS
      0.5 mg [100] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      1 mg [100] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      5 mg [50] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      0.5 mg [100] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      1 mg [100] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      5 mg [50] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Pegasys (peginterferon alfa-2a) Roche (10c)
      180 mcg/0.5 mL [4]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      180 mcg/0.5 mL [4]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      180 mcg/0.5 mL [4]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Quetiapine AN (quetiapine) Amneal (3c)
      300 mg [60]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Repalyte (multiple actives) Sanofi-Aventis (19d)
      4.9 g (sachets) [10] x 3: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Restore O.R.S (multiple actives) Amneal (19d)
      4.9 g [10] x 3: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Revlimid (lenalidomide) Celgene (10c)
      5 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      10 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      15 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      25 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      5 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      10 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      15 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      25 mg [21]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public HospitalsSimipex XR (pramipexole dihydrochloride monohydrate) Generic Partners (3f)
      0.375 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.75 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      1.5 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      2.25 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      3 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      3.75 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      4.5 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Spiriva Respimat (tiotropium bromide) Boehringer Ingelheim (11c)
      2.5 mcg/actuation 60 actuations [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Taltz (ixekizumab) Eli Lilly (15b)
      80 mg/mL (Prefilled pen) [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Tevaripiprazole (aripiprazole) Teva (3c)
      10 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      15 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      20 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      30 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Zykadia (ceritinib) Novartis (9f)
      150 mg [50] x 3: Authority - PBS/RPBS
  • Restriction Changes:
    • Adcirca (tadalafil) Eli Lilly (2n)
      20 mg [56]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mg [56]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Alprax (alprazolam) Aspen Pharma (3b)
      0.25 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.5 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • APO-Sildenafil PHT (sildenafil) Apotex (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • APO-Sildenafil PHT (sildenafil) Apotex (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Carbohydrate Free Mixture (multiple actives) Nutricia (19b)
      225 g [1] x 24: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Cosentyx Prefilled Pen (secukinumab) Novartis (10c)
      150 mg/mL 1 mL [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      150 mg/mL 1 mL [2] x 4: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Enbrel (etanercept) Pfizer (10c)
      25 mg (+ 1 mL water for inj) [4] x 2: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg/mL 1 mL [4]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Flolan (epoprostenol) GlaxoSmithKline Australia (2n)
      1.5 mg (+ 2 x 50 mL diluent) (+ filter) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      500 mcg (+ 2 x 50 mL diluent) (+ filter) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      1.5 mg (+ 2 x 50 mL diluent) (+ filter) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      500 mcg (+ 2 x 50 mL diluent) (+ filter) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • GenRx Alprazolam (alprazolam) Apotex (3b)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Glivec (imatinib) Novartis (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Glivec (imatinib) Novartis (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Humira (adalimumab) AbbVie (10c)
      40 mg/0.8 mL [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Imatinib RBX (imatinib) Ranbaxy (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Imatinib-APOTEX (imatinib) Dr Reddy's (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Imatinib-DRLA (imatinib) Dr Reddy's (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Imatinib-Teva (imatinib) Teva (9f)
      100 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Inflectra (infliximab) Hospira (10c)
      100 mg (solv req'd) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      100 mg (solv req'd) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Kalma (alprazolam) Alphapharm (3b)
      0.5 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.25 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Mekinist (trametinib) Novartis (9f)
      0.5 mg [30] x 3: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      2 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Neupogen single dose prefilled syringe Injection (filgrastim) Amgen (9g)
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • Neupogen single dose vial Injection (filgrastim) Amgen (9g)
      300 mcg/mL (vials) [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      480 mcg/1.6 mL (vials) [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • Nivestim (Private Hospital) (filgrastim) Hospira (9g)
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • Nplate (romiplostim) Amgen (2l)
      375 mcg (equiv. 250 mcg/0.5 mL (when reconstituted)) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      625 mcg (equiv. 500 mcg/1 mL (when reconstituted)) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      375 mcg (equiv. 250 mcg/0.5 mL (when reconstituted)) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      625 mcg (equiv. 500 mcg/1 mL (when reconstituted)) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Opsumit (macitentan) Actelion (2n)
      10 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      10 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Parlodel (bromocriptine) Novartis (6c)
      2.5 mg [30] x 2: Restricted - PBS/RPBS
    • RCF (amino acids) Abbott (19b)
      384 mL [1] x 120: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Remicade (infliximab) Janssen-Cilag (10c)
      100 mg (solv req'd) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      100 mg (solv req'd) [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Revatio (sildenafil) Pfizer (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Revolade (eltrombopag) Novartis (2l)
      25 mg [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      50 mg [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      25 mg [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      50 mg [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Sildenafil AN PHT (sildenafil) Amneal (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Sildenafil Sandoz PHT (sildenafil) Sandoz (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Sildenafil-DRx (sildenafil) Dr Reddy's (2n)
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mg [90]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Sprycel (dasatinib) Bristol-Myers Squibb (9f)
      20 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      70 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      100 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Stelara (ustekinumab) Janssen-Cilag (10c)
      45 mg/0.5 mL [1]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Tasigna (nilotinib) Novartis (9f)
      150 mg [120]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      200 mg [120]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Tevagrastim (filgrastim) Teva (9g)
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      480 mcg/0.8 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
    • Tracleer (bosentan monohydrate) Actelion (2n)
      62.5 mg [60]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      125 mg [60]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      62.5 mg [60]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      125 mg [60]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Veletri (epoprostenol) Actelion (2n)
      1.5 mg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      500 mcg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      1.5 mg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      500 mcg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Ventavis (iloprost) Bayer (2n)
      20 mcg/2 mL [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      20 mcg/2 mL [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Volibris (ambrisentan) GlaxoSmithKline Australia (2n)
      5 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      10 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      5 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      10 mg [30]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Xolair prefilled syringe (Solution for injection) (omalizumab (rch)) Novartis (11e)
      75 mg/0.5 mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      150 mg/mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      75 mg/0.5 mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
      150 mg/mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Zarzio (filgrastim) Sandoz (9g)
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [5] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [5] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
  • Maximum Quantity Changes:
    • Alprax (alprazolam) Aspen Pharma (3b)
      0.25 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.5 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • GenRx Alprazolam (alprazolam) Apotex (3b)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Kalma (alprazolam) Alphapharm (3b)
      0.25 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.5 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
  • Number of Repeats Changes:
    • Alprax (alprazolam) Aspen Pharma (3b)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • GenRx Alprazolam (alprazolam) Apotex (3b)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Kalma (alprazolam) Alphapharm (3b)
      1 mg (marketed in packs of 50) [10]: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
  • Bioequivalence Indicator Addition:
    • Daivobet 50/500 Ointment (calcipotriol; betamethasone dipropionate) Leo (15b)
      30 g [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
  • the latest MIMS Medicine Information
    • Over 150 updates or additions to the MIMS listings
    New listings include:
    • Aptamil Gold+ AllerPro Follow-on Formula (multiple actives) Nutricia (19a)
    • Aptamil Gold+ AR From Birth (multiple actives) Nutricia (19a)
    • Aptamil Gold+ HA Infant Formula From Birth (multiple actives) Nutricia (19a)
    • Belsomra (suvorexant) Merck Sharp & Dohme (3a)
    • Blackmores Lecithin 1200 (lecithin) Blackmores (22j)
    • Cerdelga (eliglustat) Sanofi-Aventis (6j)
    • Chemists' Own Amer-Fine Nail Lacquer (amorolfine) Arrow (15g)
    • Duavive (oestrogens, conjugated; bazedoxifene) Pfizer (6b)
    • Epclusa (sofosbuvir; velpatasvir) Gilead (8i)
    • Femazole One (fluconazole) Arrow (8h)
    • Kyprolis (carfilzomib) Amgen (9f)
    • Linezolid Amneal (linezolid) Amneal (8g)
    • Linezolid MYX (linezolid) Mayne Pharma International (8g)
    • Remifentanil APOTEX (remifentanil) Apotex (16a)
    • Zykadia (ceritinib) Novartis (9f)
  • the latest MIMS DrugAlert data
  • the latest CMIs
    • Over 220 updates or additions to the collection