• NPPA'S HELPLINE NO. 1800111255

183(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. 183 (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 4thSeptember, 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. 468(E), dated 16th May, 2000 and No. S.O. 76(E), dated 15th January, 2004, in so far as it relates to formulation packs mentioned in the table below, except in respect of things done or omitted to be done before such supersession, 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)

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 Each tablets contains

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1 Betamethasone Forte Tablet Betamethasone  1.0mg   (as Sodium Phosphate)–  10’s Al_St 6.80
2 Betamethasone Forte Tablet Betamethasone  1.0mg   (as Sodium Phosphate)–  10’s  Al_Bl      6.64

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 Each ml contains

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3 Betamethasone Injection   Betamethasone –4mg 1ml    Ampoule 4.40
4 Betamethasone Injection   Betamethasone –4mg 2ml Vial/Ampoule  7.44

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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