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Two strengths of nitrofurantoin among 23 December price concessions

The Department of Health and Social Care and the National Assembly for Wales have agreed concessionary prices for the following 23 items for December 2019 prescriptions.

An initial 22 price concessions for the month were announced on December 13, followed by a further 17 four days later.

Drug
Strength
Form
Price
Co-careldopa
12.5mg/50mg
tablets (90)
£12.25
Colecalciferol
1,000 unit
capsules (30)
£10.00
Diclofenac sodium
75mg
modified-release tablets (56)
£9.70
Diclofenac sodium
100mg
modified-release tablets (28)
£10.40
Frovatriptan
2.5mg
tablets (6)
£11.91
Imipramine
25mg
tablets (28)
£2.99
Irbesartan
150mg
tablets (28)
£7.09
Lamotrigine
25mg
sugar-free dispersible tablets (56)
£13.31
Lymecycline
408mg
capsules (28)
£5.11
Montelukast
5mg
sugar-free chewable tablets (28)
£1.86
Nitrazepam
5mg
tablets (28)
£2.64
Nitrofurantoin
50mg
tablets (28)
£11.87
Nitrofurantoin
100mg
tablets (28)
£9.44
Oxytetracycline
250mg
tablets (28)
£5.35
Pizotifen
500 micrograms
tablets (28)
£1.80
Pizotifen
1.5mg
tablets (28)
£5.98
Quinine sulfate
300mg
tablets (28)
£9.02
Rivastigmine
1.5mg
capsules (28)
£3.57
Rivastigmine
3mg
capsules (28)
£3.95
Tetracycline
250mg
tablets (28)
£4.79
Trihexyphenidyl
2mg
tablets (84)
£9.08
Venlafaxine
37.5mg
tablets (56)
£7.18
Zolpidem
5mg
tablets (28)
£1.71
2 Comments
Question: 
Do these reflect the prices you have paid in December so far?

N O, Pharmaceutical Adviser

Please change the image to a box of Tablets and not Capsules.

Grace Lewis, Editorial

Duly noted NO.
Image now replaced with a stock image to avoid confusion.

Thanks for flagging.
Grace Lewis, C+D Deputy Editor

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