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Two retrospective price changes announced

Slight increases for GTN and telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide

June 27th 2019

Tagged: DM Zone news England Wales

By Charles Gladwin

Two retrospective price adjustments have been announced following determination by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC).

The first applies to glyceryl trinitrate 400 micrograms/dose aerosol sublingual spray 180 dose. This will be reimbursed at a rate of £3.43 instead of £3.37 for the months of April to June 2019.

The second item is telmisartan 80mg/hydrochlorothiazide 12.5mg tablets (28s), which has been adjusted to £16.79 instead of £16.72 for June.

For the GTN spray, the April prescription payment will be adjusted in the May 2019 Schedule of Payments, due on August 1st, PSNC has announced.

Payment for the May and June GTN spray prescriptions and for the telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide will not be affected.

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