Formulary Category Change - Lamotrigine, Levitiracetam, Topiramate
Post date: Apr 18, 2018 1:33:48 AM
17 April 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 132/2018):
Based on the decision of UMMC's Tender Board on 23 November 2016 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 15/2017 dated 10 January 2017), there was a change of category of the following medications from Standard Formulary to Special Formulary:
Lamotrigine 50mg Tablet
Lamotrigine 100mg Tablet
Levetiracetam 250mg Tablet
Levetiracetam 500mg Tablet
Levetiracetam 1000mg Tablet
Topiramate 25mg Tablet
Topiramate 50mg Tablet
Topiramate 100mg Tablet
However, following the agreement from our Specialists to use generic medications in treating patients, the change in formulary category from Standard Formulary to Special Formulary is cancelled.
These medications will be remained as Standard Formulary.