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Delay to the Contracted Drug List Article

April 28, 2020

The Contract Drugs List section of the upcoming April Pharmacy Priority Bulletin has been delayed. This section will be updated in the upcoming May General Bulletin.

A summary of the drugs that will be added or changed is shown below.

Added Drug(s)
Effective Date Drug Summary of Changes
January 1, 2020 ZANUBRUTINIB Drug added, restriction added
May 1, 2020 CYCLOBENZAPRINE Drug added
May 1, 2020 DESVENLAFAXINE SUCCINATE Drug added
May 1, 2020 DULAGLUTIDE Drug added
May 1, 2020 METHOCARBAMOL Drug added
May 1, 2020 POTASSIUM BICARBONATE/CITRIC ACID Drug added
May 1, 2020 POTASSIUM CITRATE Drug added
May 1, 2020 SODIUM POLYSTYRENE SULFONATE Drug added
May 1, 2020 TIZANIDINE HCL Drug added

Changed Drug(s)
Effective Date Drug Summary of Changes
April 1, 2020 MEDROXYPROGESTERONE ACETATE Strength added, code added
May 1, 2020 CITALOPRAM HBR Suspension removed, strength added
May 1, 2020 FLUOXETINE HCL strength added
May 1, 2020 POTASSIUM CHLORIDE Products and labeler exclusions added
May 1, 2020 SEVELAMER HCL Restriction removed
July 1, 2020 MOXIFLOXACIN HCL Labeler code removed, restriction added