Highlights of Changes in Preferred Drug List (PDL) effective July 2015
Oral terbinafine will no longer require prior authorization.
Generic rizatriptan MLT (orally disintegrating tablets) will be preferred for ages 6 years and older.
Hypoglycemics, Incretin Mimetics
Bydureon and Tanzeum will be preferred agents.
Hypoglycemics, Metformins – NEW CATEGORY
Generic Glycophage XR – metformin ER – will be preferred. Fortamet (and its generic metformin ER) and Glumetza (also metformin ER) are significantly more expensive and will be non-preferred.
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Effient will be a preferred agent.