Government updates hep C dispensing info

The federal health department has updated its Hepatitis C fact sheet following the listing of Zepatier.

Pharmacists can dispense the following general schedule prescriptions under the PBS:

  • Harvoni
  • Sovaldi
  • Daklinza
  • Ibavyr
  • Pegasys-RBV
  • Viekira Pak
  • Viekira Pak–RBV
  • Zepatier

Pharmacists can also dispense private hospital prescriptions.

But they will not be reimbursed for dispensing public hospital prescriptions.

In these cases the patient should be