• NPPA'S HELPLINE NO. 1800111255


(Published in Part II, Section 3, Sub Section (ii) of the
Gazette of India Extraordinary, dated the 11th July, 2006)

Government of India
Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
(National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority)

                                                                New Delhi, the 11th July, 2006


S.O.1080(E)  – In exercise of the powers, conferred by sub-paragraphs (1) and (2) of paragraph 9 and paragraph 11 of the Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 1995, read with No. S.O. 637 (E) dated the 4th September, 1997 issued by the Government of India in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority, hereby fixes the prices as specified in column (5) of the table below as ceiling prices exclusive of excise duty and local tax, if any, of each of the Scheduled formulations specified in the corresponding entry in column (2) of the said Table with the strength and pack size specified respectively in the corresponding entries in columns (3) and (4) thereof:


Sl. No. Name of the Formulation Strength Pack Size Ceiling Price (Rs.)
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5)


Each SR/CR/DR/TR/ER tab contains


1 Theophylline Tablets Theophylline -400mg 200’s Bottle 116.86
2 Theophylline Tablets Theophylline -400mg 10’s Strip/Blister 6.40
3 Theophylline Tablets Theophylline -600mg 10’s Strip/Blister 8.96


Each tab contains


4 Theophylline+ Bromehexine
Albutenol (Sulphate) Tablet
Theophylline – 200mg
Bromehexine HCL – 8mg
Albutenol(Sulphate) – 4mg
10’s Strip/Blister 3.68
5 Theophylline+ Ephedrine
Phenoharbitone Tablet
Theophyline – 100mg
Ephedrine HCL – 10mg
Phenoharbitone – 10mg
100’s Bottle 26.12
6 Theophylline+ Ephedrine
Phenoharbitone Tablet
Theophyline – 100mg
Ephedrine HCL – 15mg
Phenoharbitone – 10mg
10’s Strip/Blister 2.88


Each 15ml contains


7 Theophylline Syrup Theophylline – 80mg 100ml Bottle 9.70


(a)        The prices fixed are the maximum ceiling prices (exclusive of excise duty and local taxes if any) for the specified pack and packs of similar strength, and companies cannot claim exemption on any ground therefrom, unless specifically permitted by the Government/NPPA through an order.

(b)        Pro-rata pricing for packs of same composition but of different sizes, will be applicable vide S.O. No. 83(E) dated 27.1.1998.

(c)        For different packing material used or any special feature claimed, companies are required to approach NPPA for approval/fixation of specific prices.


F. No. 8(3)/2006/D.P./NPPA-Div.II

(A. K. PAL)
Deputy Director
National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority


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