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October 24, 2014


Company: Servier Laboratories (Ireland) Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. GMS. Sport prohibited. Active ingredient: Perindopril arginine/indapamide/amlodipine besilate 5mg/1.25mg/5mg, 5mg/1.25mg/10mg, 10mg/2.5mg/5mg, 10mg/2.5mg/10mg. Description: White, oblong, film-coated tablets marked with Servier logo on one side and three horizontal, parallel lines followed by 2, 3, 4 or 5 on reverse, respectively. Presentation: 5mg/1.25mg/5mg-30, €17.71; 5mg/1.25mg/10mg-30, €19.37; 10mg/2.5mg/5mg-30, €24.42; 10mg/2.5mg/10mg-30, […]

Jakavi ▼

Company: Novartis Ireland Limited. Legal category: Prescription. High tech. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Ruxolitinib (as phosphate) 5mg, 15mg, 20mg. Description: Round, ovaloid or elongated, curved, white tablets marked NVR on one side and L5, L15 or L20 on reverse, respectively. Presentation: 56, price available on request. Indications: Treatment of disease-related splenomegaly or symptoms with primary […]

Jardiance ▼

Company: Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. GMS. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Empagliflozin 10mg, 25mg. Description: Round or oval, pale yellow, biconvex, film-coated tablets marked S10 or S25 on one side and Boehringer Ingelheim logo on reverse, respectively. Presentation: 28, €38.89. Indications: Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. As monotherapy when diet and exercise alone […]


Company: AbbVie Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. High tech. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Ribavirin 200mg, 400mg, 600mg. Description: 200mg, 400mg, 600mg: Blue capsule-shaped film-coated tablets marked with 3RP logo on one side and 200, 400, 600 on reverse, respectively. Presentation: 200mg-168, €253.04; 400mg-56, €168.70; 600mg-56, €253.04. Indications: Treatment of chronic hepatitis C as part of combined […]

Olysio ▼

Company: Janssen-Cilag Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. Hospital. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Simeprevir 150mg. Description: White gelatin hard capsule marked TMC435 150. Presentation: Price available on request. Indication: In combination with other medicinal products for the treatment of adults with genotype 1 or 4 chronic hepatitis C. Do not use as monotherapy. Pharmacology: Simeprevir is a […]

Rabeprazole Clonmel

Company: Clonmel Healthcare Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. GMS. IM. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Rabeprazole sodium 10mg, 20mg. Description: Pink or yellow, round, biconvex gastro-resistant tablets, respectively. Presentation: 10mg-28, €4.41; 20mg-28, €7.78. Indications: Treatment of active duodenal ulcer; active benign gastric ulcer; symptomatic erosive or ulcerative gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD). Long-term management of GORD. Symptomatic treatment […]

Zaltrap ▼

Company: Sanofi-Aventis Ireland Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. Hospital. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Aflibercept 100mg/4ml, 200mg/8ml. Description: Concentrate for solution for infusion. Presentation: Price available on request. Indications: In combination with irinotecan/5-fluorouracil/folinic acid (FOLFIRI) chemotherapy in adults with metastatic colorectal cancer that is resistant to or has progressed after an oxaliplatin-containing regimen. Pharmacology: Aflibercept is a recombinant fusion protein.  It acts as […]

Abilify Maintena

Company: Lundbeck Ireland Ltd. Legal category: Prescription. GMS. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Aripiprazole 400mg per vial. Description: Powder and solvent for prolonged-release suspension for injection. Presentation: 1 vial, €322.69. Indications: Maintenance treatment of schizophrenia in patients stabilised with oral aripiprazole. Pharmacology: Aripiprazole’s efficacy in schizophrenia is proposed to be mediated through a combination of partial […]

Calcichew D3 Forte Double Strength

Company: Takeda Products Ireland Ltd. Legal category: GMS. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Calcium carbonate (equivalent to calcium)/vitamin D3 1000mg/800IU. Description: White, chewable, tablet. Presentation: 30, €5.08. Indications: Prevention and treatment of vitamin D and calcium deficiency in elderly. As an adjunct to osteoporosis treatment. Pharmacology: Vitamin D increases the intestinal absorption of calcium. Administration of […]

Detrunorm XL 45mg

Company: Amdipharm Mercury (AMCo) Group. Legal category: Prescription. GMS. Sport permitted. Active ingredient: Propiverine hydrochloride (equivalent to 40.92 mg propiverine) 45mg. Description: Orange modified-release hard capsules containing white pellets. Presentation: 28, €48.45. Indications: Symptomatic treatment of urinary incontinence and/or increased urinary frequency and urgency in patients with overactive bladder syndrome or neurogenic detrusor overactivity (detrusor […]

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