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33 concessionary prices announced for March

Medicine tablets and capsules

The Department of Health and Social Care and the National Assembly for Wales have agreed concessionary prices for the following items for March 2018 prescriptions.

Drug
Strength
Form
Price
Amiloride
5mg
tablets (28)
£2.87
Anastrozole
1mg
tablets (28)
£4.70
Bicalutamide
150mg
tablets (28)
£21.00
Bisacodyl
5mg
gastro-resistant tablets (60)
£3.60
Chlorpromazine
25mg
tablets (28)
£31.74
Chlorpromazine
50mg
tablets (28)
£32.47
Chlorpromazine
100mg
tablets (28)
£32.01
Citalopram
40mg
tablets (28)
£1.56
Duloxetine
30mg
gastro-resistant capsules (28)
£4.27
Fexofenadine
120mg
tablets (30)
£1.78
Fexofenadine
180mg
tablets (30)
£2.35
Gabapentin
400mg
capsules (100)
£4.94
Glimepiride
1mg
tablets (30)
£2.85
Glimepiride
4mg
tablets (30)
£7.81
Hydroxychloroquine
200mg
tablets (60)
£5.04
Lacidipine
2mg
tablets (28)
£2.95
Lacidipine
4mg
tablets (28)
£3.25
Lansoprazole
15mg
orodispersible tablets (28)
£2.98
Lansoprazole
30mg
orodispersible tablets (28)
£4.39
Levetiracetam
100mg/ml
sugar-free oral solution (300ml)
£7.35
Losartan
100mg
tablets (28)
£1.20
Mebeverine
135mg
tablets (100)
£4.59
Perindopril erbumine
2mg
tablets (30)
£5.00
Perindopril erbumine
4mg
tablets (30)
£4.90
Perindopril erbumine
8mg
tablets (30)
£6.95
Phenoxymethylpenicillin
125mg/5ml
sugar-free oral solution (100ml)
£7.82
Phenoxymethylpenicillin
250mg/5ml
sugar-free oral solution (100ml)
£8.35
Sodium cromoglicate
2%
eye drops (13.5ml)
£7.56
Tramadol
50mg
capsules (30)
£0.75
Tranexamic acid
500mg
tablets (60)
£11.29
Trimethoprim
50mg/5ml
sugar-free oral suspension (100ml)
£3.52
Venlafaxine
37.5mg
tablets (56)
£3.79
Vitamin B co strong
-
tablets (28)
£3.37
1 Comments
Question: 
Do these prices reflect what you have paid in March so far?

Dave Downham, Manager

Is anyone monitoring this on a month by month basis? It would be interesting to know the gap between drug tariff and concession prices since the swingeing cuts to Cat M last Summer. Not that any suppliers would be profiteering, of course...

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