YEAR-2001

 

NPPA News Bulletin (2001)

 

1st January - Shri R. Ramanathan assumes charge as Chairman, NPPA.

17th January - NPPA has revised the bulk drug price of Ibuprofen from Rs.365/kg to Rs.346/kg on 15th January, 2001.

18th January - NPPA has revised/ fixed the pries of 45 formulation packs on 17th January, 2001. The formulations for which prices have been revised/ fixed are based on the bulk drugs Doxycycline, Tetracycline, Trimethoprim and Sulphamethoxazole, Famotidine and Salazo Sulpha Pyridine.

31st January - Shri R. Ramanathan, Chairman, NPPA has been appointed as Member
(Finance), Telecom Commission and Ex-officio Secretary to the Government
of India in the Department of Tele Communications.


13th February - NPPA has decided that henceforth the visitors may meet the Directors for official
purposes on every Wednesday with prior appointment.


8th March

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NPPA has revised the prices of bulk drugs Potassium Penicillin G
(1st Crystals), Sodium Penicillin G, Benzathine Penicillin G, Procaine
Penicillin G and Ranitidine HCl on 7th March, 2001.


9th March - NPPA has fixed/revised prices of 24 formulations including 3 ceiling packs

30th March - NPPA has fixed/revised prices of Ibuprofen and other formulations
including 16 Ceiling Packs


9th April - Shri B. S. Baswan assumes charge as Chairman, NPPA.

11th May - NPPA has fixed/revised prices of 48 formulations packs on
10th May, 2001. These include formulations based on bulk drugs
Ranitidine, Penicillins, Aspirin, Frusemide etc.


14th May - NPPA has fixed/revised the prices of 7 bulk drugs namely,
Ranitidine HCl., Griseofulvin, Famotidine, Nalidixic Acid,
Benzathine Penicillin G, Procaine Penicillin G,and Tolnaftate
on 11th May, 2001


21st May - NPPA has prepared a consolidated list of Ceiling Prices
of Scheduled Formulations. Please see What's New


7th June - NPPA has revised the bulk drug price of Cefadroxyl Monohydrate
from Rs.5475/kg to Rs.4732/kg on 4th June, 2001


2nd July - NPPA has fixed/ revised prices of 77 formulations packs on 29th June, 2001.
These include formulations based on bulk drugs Ibuprofen, Famotidine, Nalidixic Acid, Dexamethasone, Aspirin, Pseudoepherine, Furazolidone, Metronidazole, Tolnaftate, and Haematinic Preparations etc.


16th July - NPPA has further extended on 13th July, 2001, the validity of norms
notified for Conversion cost, Packing Charges & Process Loss.


8th August - NPPA has revised the prices of bulk drugs Rifampicin
and Dexamethasone on 6th August, 2001.


20th August - NPPA has fixed/revised prices of 52 formulations packs on 16th August, 2001.
These include formulations based on bulk drugs Cefadroxyl, Prednisolone,
Methyldopa, Griseofulvin and Theophylline etc.


21st August - NPPA has revised the prices of bulk drugs Metronidazole, Metronidazole Benzoate,
Potassium Penicillin G and Potassium Penicillin V on 20th August, 2001


31st August - NPPA Web-site address has been changed from www.nppaindia.com to www.nppaindia.nic.in

7th September - NPPA has issued a general notice for information of all manufacturers.

10th October - NPPA has revised the bulk drug price of Pheniramine Maleate from
Rs.952/kg to Rs.1068/kg on 8th October, 2001.


31st October - NPPA has revised the bulk drug price of Tetracycline Hydrochloride
from Rs.931kg to Rs.782/kg on 29th October, 2001.


22nd November - NPPA has fixed/ revised prices of 103 formulations packs on 20th
November, 2001. These include formulations based on bulk drugs
Rifampicin, Griseofulvin, Pseudophedrine, Dexamethasone and
Erythromycin etc.


24th December - NPPA has fixed/ revised prices of 81 formulations packs on 19th
December, 2001. These include formulations based on bulk drugs
Metronidazole Benzoate, Tetracycline, Penicillin-G Potassium,
Phenoxy Methyl Penicillin, Vitamin A, Vitamin E.

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