Biosimilar rituximab and insulin glargine on the PBS and other PBS Listing changes - information for health professionals and patients

14 November 2019 - Biosimilar brands of rituximab (Riximyo) and insulin glargine (Semglee) have listed on the PBS on 1 October ...

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Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits - 1 November 2019 update

1 November 2019 - The November 2019 issue of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits is out and now in effect. ...

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New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule - 1 November 2019

1 November 2019 - The November 2019 issue of the New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule is now available and in effect. ...

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New opioid overdose tool added to PBS will save Australian lives

30 October 2019 - The Australian Government has listed Nyxoid – a nasal spray that works as an antidote to narcotics ...

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Most of the medicine subsidies the Government claims are not new and cost them nothing

25 October 2019 - Health Minister Greg Hunt has made political capital out of subsidising new medicines on the PBS but ...

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PBS listings

28 October 2019 - Since 2013, the Australian Government has made 2,222 new or amended PBS listings.  ...

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Cystic fibrosis medicines listings on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

21 October 2019 - Minister Hunt talks at the Great Strides Fun Run about the listing of 2 new medicines, ...

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Health Minister Greg Hunt promises to speed up drug subsidy approvals

15 October 2019 - Health Minister Greg Hunt has promised to slash red tape from the process of approving new ...

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Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits - 1 October 2019 update

1 October 2019 - The October 2019 issue of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits is out and now in effect. ...

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New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule - 1 October 2019

1 October 2019 - The October 2019 issue of the New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule is now available and in effect. ...

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Interview with David Koch on Channel 7's Sunrise

30 September 2019 - The Minister talks about changes to the PBS to give more than half a million Australians cheaper ...

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Cheaper medicine for over 500,000 patients

30 September 2019 - The Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Minister Hunt have announced new PBS listings for life-saving and life-changing ...

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New and amended PBS listing to counter short bowel syndrome, upper limb spasticity

25 September 2019 - Patients with intestinal failure associated with short bowel syndrome, and those suffering spasticity in the upper limbs, ...

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Mayne Pharma announces PBS listing of Kapanol for chronic breathlessness

27 August 2019 - Mayne Pharma Group is pleased to announce the PBS has approved the reimbursement of Kapanol low ...

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Botox placed on PBS to help stroke victims

2 September 2019 - Stroke patients and those who have suffered traumatic brain or spinal cord injuries will save thousands ...

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