Before prescribing, please review the Approved Product Information. Product Information is available here:
PBS Information: MICARDIS is listed on the PBS for General Benefit.
PBS Information: PRADAXA: Authority required (STREAMLINED) for the prevention of stroke or systemic embolism in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and one or more risk factors for developing stroke or systemic embolism. Authority required (STREAMLINED) for prevention of venous thromboembolism in a patient undergoing total hip replacement or total knee replacement. This product is not listed on the PBS for treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE), or for the prevention of recurrent DVT and PE in adults. Refer to PBS Schedule for full authority information.
PBS Information: PRAXBIND: This product is not listed on the PBS.
PBS Information: TWYNSTA: Restricted Benefit. Hypertension in a patient who is not adequately controlled with an angiotensin II antagonist OR a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Combination blocker. Combination therapy is not to be used for initiation of antihypertensive therapy.
PBS Information: JARDIANCE: Authority required (STREAMLINED). Type 2 Diabetes. Code 4983 - Add-on to metformin or SU. Code 5629 - Triple therapy (with metformin and SU). Code 4991 - Add-on to insulin. Refer to PBS Schedule for full Authority Required Information.