NPPA Revises Ceiling Price Of Budesonide (A) +Formoterol (B)

The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has issued a corrigendum revising the ceiling prices for Budesonide (A) +Formoterol (B). This notification was issued on May 15, 2024.

It may be recalled that the NPPA had issued a notification dated March 26, 2023, specifying several lists of medicines whose ceiling prices had been revised. The new prices have been provided in the order as against the dosage form & strength and unit of medicines. These new prices had taken into account a minimal increase based on the Wholesale Price Index (WPI).

This notification also specified the ceiling price for Budesonide (A) +Formoterol (B). Its ceiling price was fixed as Rs. 6.62/ per dose for dosage in the form of Inhalation (DPI) 400mcg(A) +6 mcg (B). Now, by the present corrigendum NPPA has revised the ceiling price for Budesonide (A) +Formoterol (B). The ceiling price has now been fixed as Rs. 6.95/ per dose for the same dosage form and strength.