Formulary Category Change - Triptorelin

posted Feb 6, 2018, 7:42 PM by Chong Ching Wern   [ updated Feb 7, 2018, 5:24 PM ]
6th February 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 39/2018):
Name of Medication: Triptorelin 3.75 mg, 11.25 mg
Form: Injection
Formulary Category: Special Formulary

Based on the outcome of the Drug and Therapeutic Subcommittee Meeting (Bil. 3/2017), there will be a change in the formulary category for the medication Triptorelin, both 3.75 mg and 11.25 mg Injections to Special Formulary

What does Special Formulary means?
This means that if patients are being prescribed on this medications, they will have to purchase it from PharmUMMC or any other pharmacies which sell this medication. 
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