• NPPA'S HELPLINE NO. 1800111255

170(E) 10th February, 2006

(Published in Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (ii) of

the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 7th February, 2006)

Government of India

Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority

New Delhi, the 7th February, 2006

ORDER

S.O. 170 (E) – In exercise of the powers, conferred by sub-paragraphs (1) and (2) of paragraph 9 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 and in supersession of the Order of the Government of India in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, (National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority) No. S.O. 1156(E), dated 20th October, 2004, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority hereby fixes the prices as specified in column (5) of the table below as the ceiling price exclusive of excise duty, and local tax, if any, for scheduled formulation 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 column (3) and  (4) thereof :

Table

Sl. No. Name of the Formulation Strength Pack Size Ceiling Price (Rs.)
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
-- --  Each tab contains -- --
1    Prednisolone Tablets   Prednisolone – 5mg 10’s Strip/Blister    3.48
2    Prednisolone Tablets   Prednisolone – 10mg 10’s Strip/Blister 6.24
3    Prednisolone Tablets   Prednisolone – 20mg 10’s Strip/Blister  11.44
4    Prednisolone Tablets   Prednisolone – 3mg 10’s Strip/Blister   17.30
5    Prednisolone Tablets   Prednisolone – 4mg 10’s Strip/Blister   22.12

 

Note :

(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.

PN/84/2006/F

    F. No. 8(11)/2006/D.P./NPPA-Div.-II

                                                                                                                       (A. K. PAL)

                                                                                                                     Deputy Director

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