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					                                      Common Streamlined Authority Codes
GENERIC             BRAND                CODE    INDICATION FOR AUTHORITY
                                                 For use within a comprehensive treatment program for
Acamprosate         Campral               2665
                                                 alcohol dependence. Goal - to maintain abstinence
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised antiresorptive agent for patients aged 70
Alendronate         Fosamax wk            2645
                                                 years or older with a BMD T score of - 3.0 or less
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Alendronate         Fosamax wk            2646
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised antiresorptive agent for patients aged 70
Alendronate/VitD    Fosamax pl            2645
                                                 years or older with a BMD T score of - 3.0 or less
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Alendronate/VitD    Fosamax Pl            2646
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
Amisulphide         Solian                1589   Schizophrenia
Aripiprazole        Abilify               1589   Schizophrenia
                                                 Moderate to severe heart failure in patients stabilised on
Bisoporlol          Bicor                 1734
                                                 conventional therapy including ACE inhibitor (if tolerated)
                                                 Parkinson's disease where motor function fluctuations
Carbidopa;levodopa Sinemet CR             1257
                                                 not controlled with frequent dosing of standard drugs
                    Dilatrend; various           Moderate to severe heart failure in patients stabilised on
Carvedilol                                1734
                    generic brands               conventional therapy including ACE inhibitor (if tolerated)
                                                 Prevention of recurrence of stroke or TIA in patients with a
Clopidogrel         Plavix; Iscover       1719   history of ischaemic stoke or TIA while on low dose aspirin
                                                 therapy
                                                 Prevention of recurrence of Stoke or TIA where
Clopidogrel         Plavix; Iscover       1720
                                                 aspirin poses unacceptable risk GIH
                                                 Prevention of recurrence of MI or unstable angina in
Clopidogrel         Plavix, Iscover       1722   patients with a history of MI or unstable angina while
                                                 on low-dose aspirin therapy
                                                 Prevention of recurrence of MI or unstable angina
Clopidogrel         Plavix; Iscover       1723
                                                 where aspirin poses an unacceptable risk of GIH
                                                 Primary nocturnal enuresis in patients aged 6 years
Desmopressin        Minirin               2641
                                                 or older who are refractory to an enuresis alarm
                                                 Primary nocturnal enuresis in patients aged 6 years
Desmopressin        Minirin               2642
                                                 or older where enuresis alarm is contraindicated
                                                 Eligible for PBS subsidised lipid lowering medication and
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               1990
                                                 patient developed a significant adverse event with statin
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               2649
                                                 statin in patients with coronary heart disease
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               2650
                                                 statin in patients with diabetes mellitus
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               2651
                                                 statin in patients with peripheral vascular disease
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and statin in
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               2652
                                                 patients heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia

                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe           Ezetrol               2653
                                                 statin in patients with symptomatic cerebrovascular disease
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe;Simvastin Vytorin               2654
                                                 statin in patients with coronary heart disease
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe;Simvastin Vytorin               2655
                                                 statin in patients with diabetes mellitus
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe;Simvastin Vytorin               2656
                                                 statin in patients with peripheral vascular disease
                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and statin in
Ezetimibe;Simvastin Vytorin               2657
                                                 patients heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia

                                                 Cholesterol not controlled despite diet, exercise and
Ezetimibe;Simvastin Vytorin               2658
                                                 statin in patients with symptomatic cerebrovascular disease
                    Neurontin;
                                                 Treatment of partial epileptic seizures not controlled
Gabapentin          various               2664
                                                 satisfactorily by other anti-epileptic drugs
                    generic brands
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                    Lamictal; various            Treatment of epileptic seizures not controlled
Lamotrigine                               1426
                    generic brands               satisfactorily by other anti-epileptic drugs
                                                 Moderate to severe heart failure in patients stabilised on
Metoprolol Succinate Toprol XL            1734
                                                 conventional therapy including ACE inhibitor (if tolerated)
                                                 Single Preventer agent for children aged 2-5 years
Montelukast         Singulair             2617
                                                 with frequent episodic or mild persistent asthma (4mg)
                                                 Single Preventer agent for children aged 6-14 years
Montelukast         Singulair             2618
                                                 with frequent episodic or mild persistant asthma (5mg)
Olanzepine          Zyprexa               2044   Maintenance treatment of bipolar I disorder
Olanzepine          Zyprexa               1589   Schizophrenia

                                                 Add to metformin or sulphonylurea in Type 2 diabetes where
Pioglitazone        Actos                 2635   HbA1c> 7% and combining metformin and sulphonylurea is
                                                 contraindicated or not tolerated


                                                 Add to insulin in Type 2 diabetes where HbA1c>7% despite
Pioglitazone        Actos                 2638   insulin and oral treatments or insulin alone, or where
                                                 metformin is contraindicated
Quetiapine          Seroquel              1589   Schizophrenia
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Raloxifene          Evista                2647
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
                                                 Behavioural disturbance in patients with dementia
Resperidone         Resperidal            2061
                                                 where other non pharmacological methods have failed
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Risedronate         Actonel               2646
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Risedronate/Ca      Actonel com           2646
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
                                                 Adjunct to mood stabilisers for up to 6 months of an
Rispeidone          Risperidal            2272
                                                 episode of acute mania associated with bipolar I disorder
Risperidone         Risperidal            1589   Schizophrenia
                                                 Add to metformin and sulphonylurea in Type 2 diabetes
Rosiglitazone       Avabdua               2648   where HbA1c>7% despite maximally tolerated doses
                                                 of each oral agent

                                                 Add to metformin or sulphonylurea in Type 2 diabetes where
Rosiglitazone       Avandia               2635   HbA1c> 7% and combining metformin and sulphonylurea is
                                                 contraindicated or not tolerated


                                                 Add to insulin in Type 2 diabetes where HbA1c>7% despite
Rosiglitazone       Avandia               2638   insulin and oral treatments or insulin alone, or where
                                                 metformin is contraindicated
                                                 Sole PBS-subsidised anti-resorptive agent for established
Strontium           Protos                2647
                                                 osteoporosis in patients with minimal trauma fracture
                                                 Migraine attacks that have failed to respond to
Sumatriptan         Imigran;Suvalan       2663
                                                 prophylaxis or other treatments
                    Ticlid;                      Prevention of recurrence of stroke or TIA in patients with a
Ticlopidine         various generic       1719   history of ischaemic stoke or TIA while on low dose aspirin
                    brands                       therapy
                    Ticlid;
                                                 Prevention of recurrence of Stoke or TIA where
Ticlopidine         various generic       1720
                                                 aspirin poses unacceptable risk GIH
                    brands
                                                 Treatment of epileptic seizures not controlled
Vigabritrin         Sabril                1426
                                                 satisfactorily by other anti-epileptic drugs
Ziprasidone         Zeldox                1589   Schizophrenia

				
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