D&T Subcommittee Meeting Bil. 04/2020

posted Dec 22, 2020, 5:49 PM by Ho Ai Wui   [ updated by Rafidah binti Abd Rahim ]

No

Drug Name

Decision

1

Apalutamide 60mg Tablet (Erleada)

Rejected as Special Formulary

2

Azelastine/Fluticasone Propionate 137mcg/50mcg Nasal Spray (Dymista)

Rejected as Special Formulary.

Available mometasone, flixonase nasal spray and oral antihistamine in standard formulary

3

Baricitinib 2mg Tablet (Olumiant)

Accepted as Special Formulary.

Order upon request

4

Baricitinib 4mg Tablet (Olumiant)

Accepted as Special Formulary.

Order upon request

5

Beclomethasone 100mcg Formoterol 6mcg (Foster NEXThaler)

Rejected as Special Formulary

6

Bevacizumab 400mg Injection (MVASI)

Accepted as Standard Formulary.

MVASI for Clinical Oncologist. 
Maintain AVASTIN for Ophthalmologist

7

Bilastine 20mg Tablet (Bilaxten)

Rejected as Special Formulary

8

Bilastine 20mg Tablet (Bilaxten)

Rejected as Special Formulary. Available cetirizine and loratadine ( 2nd generation antihistamines) in the standard formulary.

9

Brexpiprazole 1mg Tablet (REXULTI)

Rejected as Special Formulary

10

Brexpiprazole 2mg Tablet (REXULTI)

Rejected as Special Formulary

11

Brexpiprazole 3mg Tablet (REXULTI)

Rejected as Special Formulary

12

Brexpiprazole 4mg Tablet (REXULTI)

Rejected as Special Formulary

13

Dacomitinib 15mg Tablet (Vizimpro)

Rejected as Special Formulary

14

Desmopressin Oral Lyophilisates 60mcg Sublingual Tablet (Minirin Melt)

Rejected as Standard Formulary

Will replace Desmopressin 100mcg Tablet & Desmopressin 100mcg/mL nasal spray as Special Formulary instead.

 

15

Desmopressin Oral Lyophilisates 120mcg Sublingual Tablet (Minirin Melt)

Rejected as Standard Formulary

Will replace Desmopressin 200mcg Tablet as Special Formulary instead.

 

16

Diltiazem 100mg sustained release   capsule (Herbesser R100)

Agreed to add Nephrologist as prescriber

17

Diltiazem 200mg sustained release   capsule (Herbesser R200)

Agreed to add Nephrologist as prescriber

18

Duosol™ Bicarbonate Dialysate

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary.

Purchase upon request.
Prescriber: Nephrologist, Anesthesiologis
Indication: as dialysis solution for patient with high serum lactate and not suitable in using PrismaSol® Solution.

19

Empagliflozin 10mg Tab (Jardiance)

Agreed to include gastroenterologist as prescriber in Special Formulary.

20

Goserelin 10.8mg Depot Injection (Zoladex LA)

Rejected as Special Formulary

21

Goserelin 3.6mg Injection (Zoladex)

Rejected as Special Formulary (to replace leuprorelin 11.25mg 3 monthly)

22

Menotrophin 75units Injection (Menopur)

Request as Special Formulary

23

Scopolamine 1.5mg Transdermal patch (Ariel TDDS)

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary

24

Selexipag 1000mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

25

Selexipag 1200mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

26

Selexipag 1400mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

27

Selexipag 1600mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

28

Selexipag 200mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

29

Selexipag 400mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

30

Selexipag 600mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

31

Selexipag 800mcg Tablet (Uptravi)

Rejected as Special Formulary

32

Sofosbuvir 400mg/Velpatasvir 100mg Tablet (MyHepALL)

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary.
To replace sofosbuvir 400mg tab and daclatasvir 60mg tab in UMMC formulary.

33

Tacrolimus 0.5mg Capsule (Prograf)

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary for liver transplant (adults & paeds). All liver transplant patients purchase at full price from PharmUMMC.

34

Tacrolimus 1mg Capsule (Prograf)

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary for liver transplant (adults & paeds). All liver transplant patients purchase at full price from PharmUMMC.

35

Tenofovir Alafenamide 25mg Tab (MyTAFF)

Rejected as Standard Formulary

36

Teriparatide 20mcg per dose Injection
(FORTEO)

Agreed to include new prescriber in  Special Formulary. 

Prescriber: Orthopaedic Surgeon, Geriatrician, Endocrinologist. Indication: Treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and in men at increased risk of fracture.

Must fulfil all criteria in 'Teriparatide prescribing checklist' and submit together with Borang 1/09 for a government-funded patient. Maximum 2 years treatment per patient.

37

Triptorelin acetate 0.1mg Injection (DECAPEPTYL)

Agreed to accept as Special Formulary. Prescriber: obstetrics and gynaecologist
Indication: treatment for endometriosis & uterine myoma in women and hormone-dependent prostate carcinoma in men

38

Daclatasvir 60mg Tablet
(Daclavir)

Agreed to remove from the UMMC Formulary.

Replaced by Sofosbuvir 400mg/Velpatasvir 100mg Tablet (MyHepALL)

39

Rotigotine 4mg/24 hours

Agreed  to remove from the UMMC Formulary as it is slow moving resulting in expired stock.

Product discontinuation.

 

40

Rotigotine 6mg/24 hours

Request to remove from the UMMC Formulary as it is slow moving resulting in expired stock.

Product discontinuation.

 

41

Salbutamol 2mg/5mL syrup

Agreed to remove from the UMMC Formulary as it is slow moving.

 

42

Sofosbuvir 400mg Tablet
(VIRSO)

Agreed  to remove from the UMMC Formulary. Replaced by Sofosbuvir 400mg/Velpatasvir 100mg Tablet (MyHepALL).

 

43

Tetracycline 250mg Cap

Agreed to remove from the UMMC Formulary as it is slow moving.

 

 

Disclaimer: 

For new drug requests, physical stock availability will depend on procurement processes. 

Tender items will take about 3-6 months, non tender items will take about 1-3 months. 

Online formulary will be updated once physical stock is available or has depleted in UMMC Pharmacy.




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