• NPPA'S HELPLINE NO. 1800111255


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

the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 19th May, 2006)

Government of India

Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority

New Delhi, the 19th May, 2006


S.O. 766(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 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. 1335(E), dated 16th September, 2005, 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 :


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



     Each gm contains



1. Norfloxacin Ointments   Norfloxacin –0.3%  5gm Tube  4.28



 Each tablets contains



2.  Norfloxacin Tablets Norfloxacin -400mg   10’s Strip/Blister  8.82
3.  Norfloxacin Tablets Norfloxacin -800mg   10’s Strip/Blister 16.66
4. Norfloxacin + Tinidazole  Tablets Norfloxacin -400mg Tinidazole-600mg   10’s Strip/Blister 14.12
5. Norfloxacin + Tinidazole  Tablets Norfloxacin -400mg Tinidazole-500mg          10’s Strip/Blister    13.32
6. Norfloxacin + Tinidazole  Tablets Norfloxacin -400mg Tinidazole-300mg          10’s Strip/Blister   11.48
7.  Norfloxacin + MetronidazoleTablets  Norfloxacin -400mg  Metronidazole-400mg          10’s Strip/Blister     13.38
8.  Norfloxacin + Metronidazole Tablets  Norfloxacin -400mg  Metronidazole-500mg          10’s Strip/Blister   14.40
9.  Norfloxacin + MetronidazoleTablets  Norfloxacin -400mg  Metronidazole-600mg          10’s Strip/Blister   15.46
10.  Norfloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets   Norfloxacin -400mg  Ornidazole -500mg      10’s Strip/Blister  17.22
11.  Norfloxacin + Tinidazole+  Dicyclomine Tablets   Norfloxacin -400mg    Tinidazole -600mg  Dicyclomine Hcl -10mg      10’s Strip/Blister    14.32”

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.


  F. No. 8(2)/2006/D.P./NPPA-Div.-II

                                                                                                                       (A. K. PAL)

                                                                                                                     Deputy Director

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