Pharmacist Shelves

March 2024 Price Concessions

Following discussions between Community Pharmacy England and the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) regarding medicine pricing issues reported by pharmacy owners, the Department has today [28/03/2024] announced the following list of price concessions for March 2024:

DrugPack sizePrice concession
Amoxicillin 250mg/5ml oral suspension100£2.49
Aripiprazole 5mg tablets28£5.64
Benzylpenicillin 600mg powder for solution for injection vials2£6.01
Betahistine 16mg tablets84£7.78
Calcipotriol 0.005% / Betamethasone dipropionate 0.05% ointment30£11.58
Cefalexin 500mg capsules21£2.50
Cefalexin 500mg tablets21£2.39
Chlorphenamine 2mg/5ml oral solution sugar free150£3.24
Cinacalcet 30mg tablets28£9.58
Clarithromycin 500mg tablets14£6.26
Clobazam 10mg tablets30£4.71
Co-amoxiclav 500mg/125mg tablets21£3.54
Co-careldopa 25mg/100mg tablets100£9.02
Co-codamol 30mg/500mg capsules100£5.63
Codeine 15mg/5ml linctus200£2.75
Dorzolamide 20mg/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops5£3.96
Duloxetine 30mg gastro-resistant capsules28£2.04
Estriol 1mg/g vaginal cream15£5.45
Etoricoxib 30mg tablets28£5.32
Famotidine 20mg tablets28£17.55
Famotidine 40mg tablets28£28.23
Glycopyrronium bromide 200micrograms/1ml solution for injection ampoules10£8.58
Hydrocortisone 1% cream15£2.36
Hydroxocobalamin 1mg/1ml solution for injection ampoules5£10.84
Ispaghula husk 3.5g effervescent granules sachets gluten free sugar free30£6.99
Ketoconazole 2% shampoo120£19.40
Lactulose 3.1-3.7g/5ml oral solution500£3.13
Latanoprost 50micrograms/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops2.5£7.48
Levothyroxine sodium 12.5microgram tablets28£17.57
Lofepramine 70mg tablets56£19.20
Mercaptopurine 50mg tablets25£8.62
Metoclopramide 10mg tablets28£1.09
Mometasone 0.1% cream30£3.88
Ondansetron 4mg tablets10£5.79
Pregabalin 300mg capsules56£3.08
Pregabalin 50mg capsules84£4.75
Prochlorperazine 3mg buccal tablets50£8.47
Promethazine hydrochloride 10mg tablets56£13.44
Propantheline bromide 15mg tablets112£100.61
Pyridostigmine bromide 60mg tablets200£19.33
Quetiapine 200mg tablets60£3.79
Quinine sulfate 200mg tablets28£7.65
Rasagiline 1mg tablets28£42.70
Rizatriptan 10mg tablets3£5.29
Sodium chloride 0.9% nebuliser liquid 2.5ml unit dose ampoules20£9.50
Sulpiride 200mg/5ml oral solution sugar free150£98.50
Tacrolimus 0.1% ointment30£15.59
Tacrolimus 0.1% ointment60£31.17
Tamsulosin 400microgram / Dutasteride 500microgram capsules30£14.83
Temazepam 10mg tablets28£24.75
Ursodeoxycholic acid 150mg tablets60£36.77
Zonisamide 100mg capsules56£20.28

The Department has previously [20/03/2024] announced the following initial list of price concessions for March 2024:


DrugPack sizePrice concession
Anastrozole 1mg tablets28£1.45
Azithromycin 250mg capsules6£4.45
Baclofen 10mg tablets84£4.22
Clarithromycin 125mg/5ml oral suspension70£4.14
Clarithromycin 250mg/5ml oral suspension70£5.86
Clotrimazole 500mg pessaries1£9.45
Co-amoxiclav 250mg/125mg tablets21£3.78
Co-amoxiclav 250mg/62mg/5ml oral suspension sugar free100£2.20
Cyclizine 50mg tablets100£3.95
Dorzolamide 20mg/ml eye drops5£3.41
Duloxetine 60mg gastro-resistant capsules28£3.49
Esomeprazole 40mg gastro-resistant capsules28£3.82
Etoricoxib 60mg tablets28£15.14
Etoricoxib 90mg tablets28£14.33
Fenofibrate micronised 160mg tablets28£3.40
Haloperidol 5mg tablets28£3.84
Mebeverine 200mg modified-release capsules60£6.70
Methylphenidate 10mg tablets30£2.98
Mometasone 0.1% ointment30£3.55
Mycophenolate mofetil 500mg tablets50£7.97
Nebivolol 2.5mg tablets28£11.51
Nebivolol 5mg tablets28£6.00
Nortriptyline 10mg tablets100£2.22
Olanzapine 10mg tablets28£1.30
Pregabalin 200mg capsules84£3.81
Quetiapine 100mg tablets60£2.33
Quinine sulfate 300mg tablets28£3.65
Ropinirole 2mg tablets28£31.51
Sodium valproate 200mg/5ml oral solution sugar free300£7.78
Zopiclone 3.75mg tablets28£1.70
Zopiclone 7.5mg tablets28£1.56


The Department has previously [15/03/2024] announced the following initial list of price concessions for March 2024:

DrugPack sizePrice concession
Amiodarone 200mg tablets28£1.83
Aripiprazole 10mg tablets28£7.89
Aripiprazole 15mg tablets28£8.47
Baclofen 5mg/5ml oral solution sugar free300£3.64
Betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream30£1.43
Betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream100£4.99
Bimatoprost 100micrograms/ml eye drops3£4.46
Bimatoprost 300micrograms/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops3£8.79
Bumetanide 1mg tablets28£2.35
Cefalexin 250mg capsules28£2.06
Co-careldopa 12.5mg/50mg tablets90£4.25
Co-codamol 15mg/500mg tablets100£3.25
Dexamfetamine 5mg tablets28£22.83
Digoxin 125microgram tablets28£2.75
Digoxin 250microgram tablets28£2.75
Digoxin 62.5microgram tablets28£2.75
Docusate 50mg/5ml oral solution sugar free300£17.79
Donepezil 5mg tablets28£1.50
Dorzolamide 20mg/ml / Timolol 5mg/ml eye drops 0.2ml unit dose preservative free60£25.03
Duloxetine 20mg gastro-resistant capsules28£8.88
Duloxetine 40mg gastro-resistant capsules56£11.25
Escitalopram 10mg tablets28£1.27
Estradiol 10microgram pessaries24£10.75
Ezetimibe 10mg tablets28£12.86
Haloperidol 1.5mg tablets28£3.66
Hydrocortisone 2.5% cream15£47.25
Irbesartan 300mg tablets28£1.35
Isotretinoin 20mg capsules30£10.78
Lamotrigine 100mg tablets56£3.20
Lamotrigine 200mg tablets56£4.81
Lamotrigine 25mg tablets56£1.92
Lamotrigine 50mg tablets56£2.84
Lansoprazole 30mg gastro-resistant capsules28£1.30
Memantine 10mg tablets28£1.30
Memantine 10mg/ml oral solution sugar free50£45.45
Memantine 20mg tablets28£1.58
Metformin 1g modified-release tablets56£2.71
Metformin 500mg modified-release tablets56£1.83
Metoprolol 50mg tablets28£3.75
Midazolam 10mg/2ml solution for injection ampoules10£5.39
Mometasone 50micrograms/dose nasal spray140£9.20
Montelukast 10mg tablets28£2.05
Montelukast 5mg chewable tablets sugar free28£1.21
Morphine sulfate 10mg/5ml oral solution300£5.45
Orlistat 120mg capsules84£23.35
Pregabalin 150mg capsules56£2.25
Primidone 250mg tablets100£86.95
Risperidone 1mg/ml oral solution sugar free100£3.13
Risperidone 2mg tablets60£1.99
Ropinirole 500microgram tablets28£15.75
Simvastatin 20mg tablets28£1.10
Simvastatin 80mg tablets28£1.61
Terbinafine 1% cream15£3.51
Terbinafine 1% cream30£7.02
Trazodone 150mg tablets28£2.14
Trospium chloride 20mg tablets60£11.36
Zolmitriptan 2.5mg tablets6£16.45
Zolmitriptan 2.5mg tablets12£32.90
Zonisamide 50mg capsules56£16.73

There are no prices that rolled over from the previous month.