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Release Date: 01 January 2017
eMIMS Version: updates December 2016 DVD release only
File Name: FullEmimsJan17.exe
Size: 21.9 MB

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What's New (Full update)

The January 2017 update includes

  • Additions to the PBS:
    • Adempas (riociguat) Bayer (2n)
      0.5 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      1 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      1.5 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      2.5 mg [84]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
    • Blooms the Chemist Clopidogrel (clopidogrel) Apotex (2k)
      75 mg [28]: Authority - RPBS
    • Botox (botulinum toxin type a) Allergan (5f)
      100 U [1] x 4: Section 100 - Botulinum Toxin Program (Streamlined)
    • Clonea Clotrimazole Thrush Treatment 6 Day Cream (clotrimazole) Alphapharm (7d)
      10 mg/g 35 g [1]: RPBS
    • Dysport (botulinum toxin type a) Ipsen (5f)
      300 Ipsen units [1] x 4: Section 100 - Botulinum Toxin Program (Streamlined)
      500 Ipsen units [1] x 2: Section 100 - Botulinum Toxin Program (Streamlined)
    • Emexlon (metoclopramide hydrochloride) Arrow (3h)
      10 mg [25]: PBS/RPBS (NP,MW)
    • Levetiracetam-GH (levetiracetam) Lupin (3g)
      250 mg [60]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Nucala (mepolizumab) GlaxoSmithKline Australia (11e)
      100 mg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      100 mg [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • Pharmacy Action Fexorelief (fexofenadine hydrochloride) Generic Health (12a)
      120 mg [30]: RPBS
    • Pharmacy Action Worm Treatment (mebendazole) Generic Health (8l)
      100 mg [6]: RPBS
    • PKU Bettermilk Lite (amino acids; glycomacropeptide) Cortex (19b)
      51 g (sachets) [30] x 4: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Prexum Combi LD 2.5 mg/0.625 mg Tablets (perindopril arginine; indapamide hemihydrate) Servier (2a)
      2.5 mg/0.625 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Tramadol AN (tramadol hydrochloride) Southern Cross Pharma (4a)
      50 mg [20]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxina) Merz (5f)
      100 LD50 units [1] x 4: Section 100 - Botulinum Toxin Program (Streamlined)
    • Zepatier (elbasvir; grazoprevir) Merck Sharp & Dohme (8i)
      [28]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      [28]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
  • Restriction changes:
    • APO-Montelukast (montelukast) Apotex (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Aropax (paroxetine) Aspen (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Auro-Montelukast Tabs (Chewable tablets) (montelukast) Aurobindo Pharma (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Bactroban Nasal Ointment (mupirocin) GlaxoSmithKline Australia (13b)
      2% 3 g [1]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Chemmart Montelukast (montelukast) Apotex (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Chemmart Paroxetine (paroxetine) Apotex (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Citrulline 1000 (citrulline; carbohydrate) Vitaflo (19b)
      4 g (sachet) [30] x 4: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Cyclosporin Sandoz (ciclosporin) Sandoz (10c)
      25 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      50 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      100 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
    • Extine (paroxetine) Arrow (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • GenRx Paroxetine (paroxetine) Apotex (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Granocyte (lenograstim (rch)) Hospira (9g)
      13.4 x 106 IU [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      33.6 x 106 IU [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      13.4 x 106 IU [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      33.6 x 106 IU [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • 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
    • Intron A Redipen (interferon alfa-2b) Merck Sharp & Dohme (10c)
      18 x 106 IU/1.2 mL [1] x 3: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      30 x 106 IU/1.2 mL [1] x 3: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Lukair (montelukast) Merck Sharp & Dohme (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Metronidazole Sandoz IV (metronidazole) Sandoz (8g)
      500 mg/100 mL [10]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Montelukast AN (montelukast) Amneal (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Montelukast GH (montelukast) Torrent (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Montelukast Sandoz (montelukast) Accord (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Neoral (ciclosporin) Novartis (10c)
      100 mg/mL 50 mL (with 1 mL, 4 mL dose dispenser) [1] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      100 mg/mL 50 mL (with 1 mL, 4 mL dose dispenser) [1] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      10 mg [60] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      25 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      50 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      100 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      10 mg [60] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      25 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      50 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      100 mg [30] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • 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
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • 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
      300 mcg/mL (vials) [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      480 mcg/1.6 mL (vials) [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Nivestim (Private Hospital) (filgrastim) Hospira (9g)
      120 mcg/0.2 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      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
    • Nivestim (Public Hospital) (filgrastim) Hospira (9g)
      120 mcg/0.2 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Paroxetine AN (paroxetine) Amneal (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Paroxetine GH (paroxetine) Sandoz (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Paroxetine Sandoz (paroxetine) Sandoz (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Paxtine (paroxetine) Alphapharm (3d)
      20 mg [30]: 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
    • Respikast (montelukast) Aspen Pharma (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Roferon-A (interferon alfa-2a) Roche (10c)
      3 MIU/0.5 mL [1] x 15: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      6 MIU/0.5 mL [1] x 5: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      9 MIU/0.5 mL [1] x 5: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Roxet (paroxetine) Aurobindo Pharma (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • S-26 LF Formula (multiple actives) Wyeth (19a)
      900 g (can) [1] x 5: Authority - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Sandimmun (ciclosporin) Novartis (10c)
      50 mg/mL 1 mL [10]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      50 mg/mL 1 mL [10]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Singulair (montelukast) Merck Sharp & Dohme (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Soliris (eculizumab) Alexion (10c)
      300 mg/30 mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      300 mg/30 mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals
    • T Lukast (montelukast) Alphapharm (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Terry White Chemists Montelukast (montelukast) Apotex (11e)
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      5 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Terry White Chemists Paroxetine (paroxetine) Apotex (3d)
      20 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • 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
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      480 mcg/0.8 mL [10] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Xolair prefilled syringe (Solution for injection) (omalizumab (rch)) Novartis (11e)
      75 mg/0.5 mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & Public Hospitals
      150 mg/mL [1]: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private & 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
      300 mcg/0.5 mL [5] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
      480 mcg/0.5 mL [5] x 4: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
    • Zithromax (azithromycin) Pfizer (8d)
      600 mg [8] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Private Hospitals
      600 mg [8] x 2: Section 100 - Highly Specialised Drugs Public Hospitals (Streamlined)
  • Equivalence Indicator additions:
    • Coversyl Plus LD 2.5mg/0.625mg Tablets (perindopril arginine; indapamide hemihydrate) Servier (2a)
      2.5 mg/0.625 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
  • the latest MIMS Medicine Information
    • Over 115 updates or additions to the MIMS listings
    New listings include:
    • Afluria Quad (influenza virus vaccine) Seqirus (10a)
    • Epoprostenol MYX (epoprostenol) Mayne Pharma International (2n)
    • Hydralyte Sports Effervescent Tablets (multiple actives) Care Pharmaceuticals (19d)
    • Hydralyte Sports Liquid (multiple actives) Care Pharmaceuticals (19d)
    • Movapo PFS (apomorphine hydrochloride) Stada Pharmaceuticals (3f)
    • Nicabate Extra Fresh Mint Gum (nicotine) GlaxoSmithKline Consumer (20b)
    • Noradrenaline MYX (noradrenaline (norepinephrine)) Mayne Pharma International (2h)
    • Oralube Saliva Substitute (multiple actives) Perrigo Australia (13c)
    • Oxytocin APOTEX (oxytocin) Apotex (7c)
    • Pyrafat (pyrazinamide) Riemser (8j)
    • Silicare (dimethicone; chlorocresol) Perrigo Australia (15a)
    • Tranexamic Acid MYX (tranexamic acid) Mayne Pharma International (2l)
    • Tropisetron MYX (tropisetron) Mayne Pharma International (9g)
    • Water for Injections BP (water for injections bp) Mayne Pharma International (19d)
  • the latest MIMS DrugAlert data
  • the latest CMIs
    • Over 185 updates or additions to the collection