• NPPA'S HELPLINE NO. 1800111255

1502(E) / 1st July, 2011

(Published in Part II, Section 3, Sub Section (ii) of the
Gazette of India Extraordinary)

Government of India
Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
Department of Pharmaceuticals
National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority

New Delhi, Dated : 1st July, 2011


S.O. 1502(E) :-In exercise of the powers, conferred by sub-paragraph (1) of paragraph 3 of the Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 1995 read with the notification of the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers number S.O. 637 (E), dated the September 4, 1997 and in supersession of the order of the Government of India in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers (National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority) number 1944 (E) dated 4th August, 2008, in so far as it relates to Metronidazole and Metronidazole Benzoate, except in respect to things done or omitted to be done before such supersession, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority hereby fixes the price specified in column (4) of the Table given below as the maximum sale price (exclusive of excise duty and local taxes) at which the bulk drug specified in the corresponding entry in column (2) thereof shall be sold.


Serial number Name of the bulk drug Unit Maximum Sale Price (Rs.)
(Exclusive of excise duty and local taxes)
(1) (2) (3) (4)
1. Metronidazole Kg. 514.00
2. Metronidazole Benzoate Kg. 450.00


2.    This price/revised price shall be made effective within 15 days from the date of this order as required under sub paragraph (1) of paragraph 14 of Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 1995. The necessary price-list should also be issued as required under sub-paragraph (3) of paragraph 14 of the Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 1995.


File No. F-9(134)/2011/DP/NPPA

Deputy Director
National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority

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