Losartan (all presentations): Supply issue

Supply issue Active

We are advised that all presentations of losartan and losartan with hydrochlorothiazide are available again.

All-at-once (stat) dispensing removed

From 1 December, the following presentations will be placed on monthly dispensing.

Losartan potassium (Losartan Actavis)

  • Tab 12.5 mg | 2466856
  • Tab 25 mg | 2466864
  • Tab 50 mg | 2466872
  • Tab 100 mg | 2466880

Note: Losartan with hydrochlorothiazide remains on monthly dispensing.

RxOne: The changes will be automatically updated by RxOne from the effective date.

Toniq: The changes will automatically be updated in Toniq medicine databases from the effective date.

MoH SS: Please note that Ministry of Health Sector Operations Group will be able to process claims for December 2021 dispensing of the above listings. Pharmacies can claim these as a part of the normal claim.

Who to contact

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