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Archived Drug Review 2005-2013

Meeting #48, April 19, 2013

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
April 3/19/2013 4/19/2013
Re-Review Low-Sedating Antihistamines Anti-allergy
Re-Review Ophthalmic Anti-Allergy Agents Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stabilizers Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Nasal Steroids Anti-allergy
Re-Review Otic Quinolones Antibiotic for ears
Re-Review Ophthalmic Immunomodulator Dry eyes
Re-Review Anti-Emetics Anti-nauseant
Re-Review Anti-Migraines Anti-migraine
Re-Review Leukotriene Inhibitors Asthma
Re-Review Inhaled Steroids Asthma
Re-Review Short Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review Long Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review COPD Inhalant Drugs COPD
Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Cephalosporins Antibiotics
Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Quinolones Antibiotics
Re-Review Macrolides Antibiotics
Re-Review Antibiotics, GI Antibiotics
Re-Review Antibiotics, Tetracyclines Antibiotics
Re-Review Ophthalmic Quinolones Antibiotic for eyes
Re-Review Hepatitis C Agents Hepatitis C
Re-Review Antivirals, Oral Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review AntiFungals - Onychomycosis Nail Fungus
Re-Review Topical Antivirals Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review Ophthalmic NSAIDS Ophthalmic Inflammation
Re-Review Topical Antifungals Skin rashes / Infections
Re-Review Intranasal Antihistamines Anti-allergy
Re-Review Hepatitis B - Oral Hepatitis B
Re-Review Topical Antibiotics Skin Infections
Re-Review Ophthalmic Macrolides Eye Infections
Re-Review Antiviral, Influenza Influenza
Re-Review Ophthalmic Antibiotic-Steroid Combo Eye Infections

Meeting #47, January 18, 2013

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
January 12/18/2012 1/18/2013
Re-Review Acne Preparations Acne
Re-Review Renin Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review ACE Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review ARB's High Blood Pressure
Re-Review CCB's High Blood Pressure
Re-Review Topical Immunomodulators Skin Rash
Re-Review Oral Beta Blockers High Blood Pressure / Heart
Re-Review Sulfonylureas Diabetes
Re-Review Insulins Diabetes
Re-Review TZD's Diabetes
Re-Review Biguanides Diabetes
Re-Review Metglinides Diabetes
Re-Review GLP-1 Receptor Agonists Diabetes
Re-review DPP-4 Inhbitors Diabetes
Re-Review Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitor Diabetes
Re-Review Glaucoma Agents Glaucoma
Re-Review Androgenic Agents Testosterone Replacement
Re-Review Ulcerative Colitis Oral Colitis
Re-Review Immunosuppressants Anti-rejection medications for transplants
Re-Review Topical Anesthetics Pain
Re-Review Topical NSAIDS Pain
Re-Review Tobacco Cessation Products Tobacco Cessation

 

Meeting #46, November 16, 2012

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
November 10/16/2012 11/16/2012
Re-Review Atypical Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
Re-Review Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
Re-Review SSRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review SNRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review Other Antidepressants Antidepressant
Re-Review Sedative Hypnotics Anxiety / Sleeping Aid
Re-Review Stimulants and Related Agents ADD/ADHD
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Long Acting Opioids including tramadol Pain
Re-Review Short Acting Narcotic Analgesics including tramadol Pain
Re-Review COX-2 Inhibitor Arthritis
Re-Review Bladder Relaxants Urinary Incontinence - Urinary Tract Antispasmodics
Re-Review Growth Hormone Growth Hormone
Re-Review Skeletal Muscle Relaxants Muscle Spasms
Re-Review Progrestins for Cachexia Weight loss
Re-Review Suboxone Opioid Addiction
Re-Review Steroids, Topical High Potency Skin Irritation
Re-Review Steroids, Topical Very High Potency Skin Irritation
Re-Review Steroids, Topical Medium Potency Skin Irritation
Re-Review Steroids, Topical Low Potency Skin Irritation

 

Meeting #45, September 21, 2012

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
September 8/21/2012 9/21/2012
Re-Review Antianginal Angina
Re-Review Alzheimer's Drugs Alzheimer's Disease
Re-Review Erythropoeisis Stimulating Agents Anemia
Re-Review Anticoagulants Blood Thinner
Re-Review Platelet Inhibitors Blood Thinner
Re-Review Other Lipotropic Drugs Cholesterol Medications
Re-Review Bile Acid Salts Gallstones
Re-Review Oral Agents for Gout, Xanthines, Misc Gout
Re-Review Antivirals, Topical Herpes
Re-Review MS Drugs Multiple Sclerosis
Re-Review Bone Resorption Suppression and Related Agents Osteoporosis
Re-Review Pancreatic Enzymes Pancreatic Insufficiency
Re-Review Parkinson Drugs Parkinson's Disease
Re-Review BPH Agents Prostate
Re-Review Topical Agents For Psoriasis Psoriasis
Re-Review PAH Agents, Oral and Inhalational Pulmonary Hypertension
Re-Review Phosphate Binders Renal Disease - Electolyte Depleters
Re-Review Cytokine and CAM Antagonists Rheumatoid Arthritis/ Psoraisis/ Crohns

 

Meeting #44, April 20, 2012

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

April 2012

3/20/2012

4/20/2012

Re-Review Low-Sedating Antihistamines Anti-allergy
Re-Review Ophthalmic Anti-Allergy Agents Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stabilizers Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Nasal Steroids Anti-allergy
Re-Review Otic Quinolones Antibiotic for ears
Re-Review Ophthalmic Immunomodulator Dry eyes
Re-Review Anti-Emetics Anti-nauseant
Re-Review Anti-Migraines Anti-migraine
Re-Review Leukotriene Inhibitors Asthma
Re-Review Inhaled Steroids Asthma
Re-Review Short Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review Long Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review COPD Inhalant Drugs COPD
Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Cephalosporins Antibiotics
Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Quinolones Antibiotics
Re-Review Macrolides Antibiotics
Re-Review Ophthalmic Quinolones Antibiotic for eyes
Re-Review Hepatitis C Hepatitis C
Re-Review Anti-Herpes Oral Medication Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review Anti-Fungal - Onychomycosis Nail Fungus
Re-Review Topical Antivirals Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review Ophthalmic NSAIDS Ophthalmic Inflammation
Re-Review Topical Antifungals Skin rashes / Infections
Re-Review Intranasal Antihistamines Anti-allergy
Re-Review Hepatitis B - Oral Hepatitis B
Re-Review Topical Antibiotics Skin Infections
Re-Review Ophthalmic Macrolides Eye Infections
Re-Review Self Injectable Epinephrine Allergic Reactions
Re-Review Anti-viral - Influenza Influenza
*Review Ophthalmic Antibiotic-Steroid Combo Eye Infections
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Meeting #43 January 20, 2012

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
January, 2012 12/20/2011 1/20/2012
Re-Review Benzoyl Peroxide / Clindamycin Combos Acne
Re-Review Renin Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review ACE Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review ARB's High Blood Pressure
Re-Review CCB's High Blood Pressure
Re-Review Topical Immunomodulators Skin Rash
Re-Review Oral Beta Blockers High Blood Pressure / Heart
Re-Review Sulfonylureas Diabetes
Re-Review Insulins Diabetes
Re-Review TZD's Diabetes
Re-Review Biguanides Diabetes
Re-Review Metglinides Diabetes
Re-Review GLP-1 Receptor Agonists Diabetes
Re-review DPP-4 Inhbitors Diabetes
Re-Review Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitor Diabetes
Re-Review Glaucoma Agents Glaucoma
Re-Review Androgenic Agents Testosterone Replacement
Re-Review Ulcerative Colitis Oral Colitis
Re-Review Topical Retinoids Acne
Re-Review Immunosuppressants Anti-rejection medications for transplants
Re-Review Topical Anesthetics Pain
Re-Review Topical NSAIDS Pain
Re-Review Other Acne Agents Acne
*Review Tobacco Cessation Products Tobacco Cessation
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Schedule for SFY2011

Meeting #42 November 18, 2011

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
November, 2011 10/18/2011 11/18/2011
Re-Review Atypical Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
Re-Review SSRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review SNRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review Other Antidepressants Antidepressant
Re-Review Sedative Hypnotics Anxiety / Sleeping Aid
Re-Review ADD/ADHD Attention Deficit Disorder
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Long Acting Opoids Pain
Re-Review Fentanyl, Buccal Pain
Re-Review H2RA's Anti-ulcer
Re-Review COX-2 Inhibitor Arthritis
Re-Review Urinary Tract Antispasmodics Urinary Incontinence
Re-Review Growth Hormone Growth Hormone
Re-Review Skeletal Muscle Relaxants Muscle Spasms
Re-Review Progrestins Used For Cachexia Weight loss
Re-Review Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
Re-Review Tramadol Agents Pain
Re-Review Suboxone Opioid Addiction
*Review Steroids, Topical High Potency Skin Irritation
*Review Steroids, Topical Very High Potency Skin Irritation
*Review Steroids, Topical Medium Potency Skin Irritation
*Review Steroids, Topical Low Potency Skin Irritation
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Meeting #41 September 16, 2011

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
September, 2011 8/16/2011 9/16/2011
*Review Coronary Vasodilators Angina
Re-Review Alzheimer's Drugs Alzheimer's Disease
Re-Review Hematopoietic Agents Anemia
Re-Review New Agents for Angina Angina
Re-Review LMW Heparins<>Now Anticoagulants Blood Thinner
Re-Review Platelet Inhibitors Blood Thinner
Re-Review Other Lipotropic Drugs Cholesterol Medications
Re-Review Bile Acid Salts Gallstones
Re-Review Oral Agents for Gout, Xanthines, Misc Gout
Review Topical Antiviral medications for HSV Herpes
Re-Review MS Drugs Multiple Sclerosis
Re-Review Bisphosphonates Osteoporosis
Re-Review Calcitonins Osteoporosis
Re-Review Pancreatic Enzymes Pancreatic Insufficiency
Re-Review Parkinson Drugs Parkinson's Disease
Re-Review Prostate Drugs Prostate and high blood pressure
Re-Review Topical Agents For Psoriasis Psoriasis
Re-Review Endothelin Receptor Antagonists Pulmonary Hypertension
Re-Review Electrolyte Depletors Renal Disease
Re-Review Anti-TNF Drugs <>Now Cytokine and CAM Antagonists Rheumatoid Arthritis/ Psoraisis/ Crohns
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Meeting #37 September 17, 2010

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
September, 2010 8/17/2010 9/17/2010
Re-Review Prostate Drugs Prostate and high blood pressure
Re-Review Electrolyte Depletors Renal Disease
Re-Review Statins Cholesterol Medications
Re-Review All Other Lipotropic Drugs Cholesterol Medications
Re-Review LMW Heparins Blood Thinner
Re-Review Hematopoietic Agents Anemia
Re-Review Alzheimer's Drugs Alzheimer's Disease
Re-Review MS Drugs Multiple Sclerosis
Re-Review Parkinson Drugs Parkinson's Disease
Re-Review Anti-TNF Drugs Rheumatoid Arthritis
Re-Review Bisphosphonates Osteoporosis
Re-Review Calcitonins Osteoporosis
Re-Review Topical Agents For Psoriasis Psoriasis
Re-Review Platelet Inhibitors Blood Thinner
Re-Review Endothelin Receptor Antagonists Pulmonary Hypertension
Re-Review Bile Acid Salts Gallstones
Re-Review Pancreatic Enzymes Pancreatic Insufficiency
*Review Oral Agents for Gout, Xanthines, Misc Gout
*Review New Agents for Angina Angina
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Meeting #38 November 19, 2010

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
November, 2010 10/19/2010 11/19/2010
Re-Review Atypical Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
Re-Review SSRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review SNRI's Antidepressant
Re-Review Other Antidepressants Antidepressant
Re-Review Sedative Hypnotics Anxiety / Sleeping Aid
Re-Review ADD/ADHD Attention Deficit Disorder
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation Anti-seizure
Re-Review Long Acting Opoids Pain
Re-Review Fentanyl, Buccal Pain
Re-Review PPI's Anti-ulcer
Re-Review H2RA's Anti-ulcer
Re-Review COX-2 Inhibitor Arthritis
Re-Review Urinary Tract Antispasmodics Urinary Incontinence
Re-Review Growth Hormone Growth Hormone
Re- Review Skeletal Muscle Relaxants Muscle Spasms
Re- Review Progrestins Used For Cachexia Weight loss
*Review Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Mental Disorders
*Review Tramadol Agents Pain
*Review Suboxone Opioid Addiction
*Review Selective Constipation Agents Constipation
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Meeting #39 January 21, 2011

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
January, 2011 12/21/2010 1/21/2011
Re-review Amylin Analogs+ Diabetes
Re-Review Benzoyl Peroxide / Clindamycin Combos Acne
Re-Review Renin Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review Ace Inhibitors High Blood Pressure
Re-Review ARB's High Blood Pressure
Re-Review CCB's High Blood Pressure
Re-review DPP-IV Inhibitors+ Diabetes
Re-review GLP-1 Receptor Agonists+ Diabetes
Re-Review Topical Immunomodulators Skin Rash
Re-Review Oral Beta Blockers High Blood Pressure / Heart
Re-Review Sulfonylureas Diabetes
Re-Review Insulins Diabetes
Re-Review TZD's Diabetes
Re-Review Biguanides Diabetes
Re-Review Metglinides Diabetes
Re-Review Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitor Diabetes
Re-Review Glaucoma Agents Glaucoma
Re-Review Androgenic Agents Testosterone Replacement
Re-Review Ulcerative Colitis Oral Colitis
Re-Review Topical Retinoids Acne
Re-Review Immunosuppressants Anti-rejection medications for transplants
Re-Review Topical Anesthetics Pain
Re-Review Topical NSAIDS Pain
*Review Other Acne Agents Acne Aczone
Classes with a + were previously reviewed under the Incretin Mimetics
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Meeting #40 April 15, 2011

Month Of Review Medication use Date for PhRMA Submission Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting
New classes for review are noted with an asterisk.
April, 2011 3/15/2011 4/15/2011
Re-Review Ophthalmic Anti-Allergy Agents Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stabilizers Anti-allergy for eyes
Re-Review Nasal Steroids Anti-allergy
Re-Review Otic Quinolones Antibiotic for ears
Re-Review Ophthalmic Immunomodulator Dry eyes
Re-Review Anti-Emetics Anti-nauseant
Re-Review Anti-Migraines Anti-migraine
Re-Review Leukotriene Inhibitors Asthma
Re-Review Inhaled Steroids Asthma
Re-Review Short Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review Long Acting Beta Agonists Asthma
Re-Review COPD Inhalant Drugs COPD
Re-Review 2nd And 3rd Generation Cephalosporins Antibiotics
Re-Review 2nd And 3rd Generation Quinolones Antibiotics
Re-Review Macrolides Antibiotics
Re-Review Ophthalmic Quinolones Antibiotic for eyes
Re-Review Hepatitis C Hepatitis C
Re-Review Anti-Herpes Oral Medication Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review Anti-Fungal - Onychomycosis Nail Fungus
Re-Review Topical Antivirals Genital Herpes, Shingles
Re-Review Ophthalmic NSAIDS Ophthalmic Inflammation
Re-Review Topical Antifungals Skin rashes / Infections
Re-Review Intranasal Antihistamines Anti-allergy
Re-Review Hepatitis B - Oral Hepatitis B
Re-Review Topical Antibiotics Skin Infections
*Review Ophthalmic Macrolides Eye Infections
*Review Self Injectable Epinephrine Allergic Reactions
*Review Anti-viral - Influenza Influenza
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Drug Class Review

Meeting #36, April 16, 2010

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

April 2010

3/19/2010

4/16/2010

Re-Review Low-Sedating Antihistamines

Anti-allergy

Re-Review Ophthalmic Anti-Allergy Agents

Anti-allergy for eyes

Re-Review Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stabilizers

Anti-allergy for eyes

Re-Review Nasal Steroids

Anti-allergy

Re-Review Otic Quinolones

Antibiotic for ears

Re-Review Ophthalmic Immunomodulator

Dry eyes

Re-Review Anti-Emetics

Anti-nauseant

Re-Review Anti-Migraines

Anti-migraine

Re-Review Leukotriene Inhibitors

Asthma

Re-Review Inhaled Steroids

Asthma

Re-Review Short Acting Beta Agonists

Asthma

Re-Review Long Acting Beta Agonists

Asthma

Re-Review COPD Inhalant Drugs

COPD

Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Cephalosporins

Antibiotics

Re-Review 2nd & 3rd Generation Quinolones

Antibiotics

Re-Review Macrolides

Antibiotics

Re-Review Ophthalmic Quinolones

Antibiotic for eyes

Re-Review Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

Re-Review Anti-Herpes Oral Medication

Genital Herpes, Shingles

Re-Review Anti-Fungal - Onychomycosis

Nail Fungus

Re-Review Topical Antivirals

Genital Herpes, Shingles

Re-Review Ophthalmic NSAIDS

Ophthalmic Inflammation

Re-Review Topical Antifungals

Skin rashes / Infections

* Review Intranasal Antihistamines

Anti-allergy

* Review Hepatitis B - Oral

Hepatitis B

* Review Topical Antibiotics

Skin Infection

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Meeting #35 January 22, 2010

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date forPhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

January 2010

12/11/2009

1/22/2010

Re-ReviewBenzoyl Peroxide /Clindamycin Combos

Acne

Re-ReviewRenin Inhibitors

High Blood Pressure

Re-Review Ace Inhibitors

High Blood Pressure

Re-Review ARB's

High Blood Pressure

Re-Review CCB's

High Blood Pressure

Re-Review TopicalImmunomodulators

Skin Rash

Re-Review Oral Beta Blockers

High Blood Pressure / Heart

Re-ReviewSulfonylureas

Diabetes

Re-ReviewInsulins

Diabetes

Re-Review TZD's

Diabetes

Re-ReviewBiguanides

Diabetes

Re-ReviewMetglinides

Diabetes

Re-ReviewIncretin Mimetics

Diabetes

Re-Review AlphaGlucosidase Inhibitor

Diabetes

Re-Review Glaucoma Agents

Glaucoma

Re-Review Ulcerative Colitis Oral

Colitis

Re-Review TopicalRetinoids

Acne

Re-ReviewImmunosuppressants

Anti-rejection medications for transplants

*Review Topical Anesthetics

Pain

*Review Topical NSAIDS

Pain

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Meeting #34 November 20, 2009

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

November 2009

10/23/2009

11/20/2009

Re-Review Atypical Antipsychotics

Mental Disorders

Re-Review SSRI's

Antidepressant

Re-Review SNRI's

Antidepressant

Re-Review Other Antidepressants

Antidepressant

Re-Review Sedative Hypnotics

Anxiety / Sleeping Aid

Re-Review ADD/ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder

Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation

Anti-seizure

Re-Review Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation

Anti-seizure

Re-Review Long Acting Opoids

Pain

Re-Review Fentanyl, Buccal

Pain

Re-Review PPI's

Anti-ulcer

Re-Review H2RA's

Anti-ulcer

Re-Review COX-2 Inhibitor

Arthritis

Re-Review Urinary Tract Antispasmodics

Urinary Incontinence

Re-Review Growth Hormone

Growth Hormone

Re-Review Androgenic Agents

Hypogonadism

* Review Skeletal Muscle Relaxants

Muscle Spasms

* Review Prenatal Vitamins

Prenatal Vitamins

* Review Progrestins Used For Cachexia

Weight loss

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

November 2008

10/10/2008

11/14/2008

*Atypical Antipsychotics

Growth Hormone

Growth Hormone

SSRI

Antidepressant

SNRI

Antidepressant

Other Antidepressants

Antidepressant

Sedative Hypnotics

Sleeping Aid

ADD/ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder

Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation

Anti-seizure

Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation

Anti-seizure

Long Acting Opioids

Pain

Fentanyl, buccal

Pain

PPIs

Anti-ulcer

H2RA

Anti-ulcer

Urinary Tract Antispasmodics

Urinary Incontinence

COX-2 Inhibitor

Arthritis

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

September 2008

8/22/2008

9/26/2008

LMW Heparins

Blood Thinner

Hematopoietic Agents

Anemia

Electrolyte Depleters

Renal Disease

Bisphosphonates

Osteoporosis

Androgen Hormone Inhibitors

Prostate

Alpha Blockers

Prostate & high blood pressure

Alzheimer’s Drugs

Alzheimer’s Disease

MS drugs

Multiple Sclerosis

Parkinson Drugs

Parkinson’s Disease

Anti-TNF Drugs

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs

Statins

Cholesterol Medications

Fibric Acid Derivatives

Cholesterol Medications

Niacins

Cholesterol Medications

* Bile Acid Sequestrants

Cholesterol Medications

* Endothelial Receptor Antagonists

Pulmonary Hypertension

* Topical Agents for Psoriasis

Psoriasis

* Calcitonins

Osteoporosis

* Platelet Inhibitors

Blood Thinner

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

April 2008

3/10/2008

4/18/2008

* Low-sedating Antihistamines

Anti-allergy

* OticQuinolones

Antibiotics for ears

Anti-emetic

Anti-nauseant

Anti-migraine

Anti-migraine

Nasal Steroids

Anti-allergy

Leukotriene Inhibitors

Asthma

Inhaled Steroids

Asthma

Short Acting Beta Agonists

Asthma

Long Acting Beta Agonists

Asthma

COPD Inhalant Drugs

COPD

2nd & 3rd Generation Cephlasporins

Antibiotics

2nd & 3rd Generation Quinolones

Antibiotics

Ophthalmic Anti-allergy Agents

Anti-allergy for eyes

Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stablizers

Anti-allergy for eyes

Ophthalmic Quinolones

Antibiotics for the eyes

Ophthalmic Immunomodulator

Dry eyes

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C Medications

Anti-herpes

Genital Herpes, Shingles

Anti-fungal - Onychomycosis

Nail Fungus

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

January 2008

12/10/2007

1/18/2008

* Benzoyl Peroxide / Clindamycin Combos

Acne

* Renin Inhibitors

High blood pressure

ACE

High blood pressure

ARB

High blood pressure

CCB

High blood pressure

Topical Iimmunomodulators

Skin rash

Oral Beta Blockers

Heart & blood pressure

Sulfonylureas

Diabetes

Insulins

Diabetes

TZDs

Diabetes

Biguanides

Diabetes

Metglinides

Diabetes

IncretinMimetics

Diabetes

Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitor

Diabetes

Glaucoma Agents

Glaucoma

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

November 2007

10/8/2007

11/16/2007

* Growth Hormone

Growth Hormone

SSRI

Antidepressant

SNRI

Antidepressant

Other Antidepressants

Antidepressant

Sedative Hypnotics

Sleeping

ADD/ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder

Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation

Anti-seizure

Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation

Anti-seizure

Long Acting Opioids

Pain

* Fentanyl, buccal

Pain

PPIs

Anti-ulcer

H2RA

Anti-ulcer

UrinaryTract Antispasmodics

Urinary Incontinence

*COX-2 Inhibitor

Arthritis

Month of Review

Medication Use

Date for PhRMA Submission

Alaska Medicaid P&T Meeting

All Classes are being re-reviewed unless noted with an asterisk *

September 2007

8/20/2007

9/28/2007

* LMW Heparins

Blood thinner

* Hematopoietic Agents

Anemia

Electrolyte Depleters

Renal Disease

Bisphosphonates

Osteoporosis

Androgen Hormone Inhibitors

Prostate

Alpha Blockers

Prostate & high blood pressure

Alzheimer’s Drugs

Alzheimer’s Disease

MS drugs

Multiple Sclerosis

Parkinson Drugs

Parkinson’s Disease

Anti-TNF Drugs

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs

Statins

Cholesterol Medications

Fibric Acid Derivatives

Cholesterol Medications

Niacins

Cholesterol Medications

Macrolides

Oral Antibiotic

P&T Meeting #24: May 18, 2007

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Leukotriene Inhibitor

Asthma

4/23/2007

Re-review Nasal Steroids

Asthma

Re-review Inhalant Steroids

Asthma

Re-review short acting B2 Agonists

Asthma

Re-review long acting B2 Agonists

Asthma

Re-review COPD inhalant drugs

Medication to improve breathing in COPD

Re-review Antifungals

Anti-fungal

Re-review Antivirals

Anti-viral

Re-review Cephalsporins 2nd & 3rd generation

Antibiotic

Re-review Quinolones 2nd & 3rd generation

Antibiotic

Re-review Hepatitis C drugs

Hepatitis C drug

P&T Meeting #23: April 20, 2007

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Initial Review IncretinMimetics

Diabetes Medication

3/26/2007

Re-review Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitors

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Biguanides

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Metiglinides

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Sulfonylureas

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Insulins

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Thiazolidinedione

Diabetes Medication

Re-review of Glaucoma agents

Glaucoma Medication

P&T Meeting #22: February 16, 2007

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review ACE

High Blood Pressure

1/22/2007

Re-review ARB

High Blood Pressure

Re-review Calcium Channel Blockers - all different ones

High Blood Pressure

Dihydropyridine

High Blood Pressure

Non-dihydropyridine

High Blood Pressure

Phenylalkylamine

High Blood Pressure

Re-review Oral Beta-blockers

Heart & High Blood Pressure

P&T Meeting #21: January 19, 2007

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Anti-emetic

Anti-nausea

12/22/2006

Re-review Anti-migraine

Anti-migraine

Re-review topical immunomodulators

Skin Rashes

Re-review urinary track antispasmodics

Urinary Incontinence

Re-review PPI's

Anti-ulcer

Re-review Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Re-review H2RA

Anti-ulcer

P&T Meeting #20: November 17, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Other Antidepressants

Antidepressant

10/23/2006

Re-review Ophthalmic Immunomodulator

Dry Eyes

Re-review Non-Ergot Dopamine receptors

Parkinson's Disease

Re-review Ophthalmic antihistamines

Eye Drops for Allergy

Re-review Ophthalmic Mast Cell Stablizers

Eye Drops for Allergy

Re-review Ophthalmic Quinolones

Antibiotic Eye Drops

Re-review Multiple Sclerosis Drugs

Multiple Sclerosis

Re-review Cholinesterase Inhibitor - Alzheimer

Alzheimer Medications

P&T Meeting #19: October 13, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review ADD / ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder

9/18/2006

Re-review Sedative Hypnotics

Sleeping Aid

Re-review SSRIs

Antidepressant

Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation

Anti-seizure

Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation

Anti-seizure

P&T Meeting #19: October 13, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review ADD / ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder

9/18/2006

Re-review Sedative Hypnotics

Sleeping Aid

Re-review SSRIs

Antidepressant

Anticonvulsants, 1st Generation

Anti-seizure

Anticonvulsants, 2nd Generation

Anti-seizure

P&T Meeting #18: September 15, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Alpha Blockers

High Blood Pressure & Prostate Medications

8/18/2006

Re-review Androgen Hormone inhibitor

Prostate Medications

Re-review Electrolyte Depletors

Renal Disease Drugs

Re-review Lipotropics - Fibric Acid

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Lipotropics - Niacin

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Statins

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Opioids, Long Acting

Chronic Pain Medications

Re-review Bisphosphates

Osteoporosis Medication

P&T Meeting #18: September 15, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Alpha Blockers

High Blood Pressure & Prostate Medications

8/18/2006

Re-review Androgen Hormone inhibitor

Prostate Medications

Re-review Electrolyte Depletors

Renal Disease Drugs

Re-review Lipotropics - Fibric Acid

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Lipotropics - Niacin

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Statins

Cholesterol Medications

Re-review Opioids, Long Acting

Chronic Pain Medications

Re-review Bisphosphates

Osteoporosis Medication

P&T Meeting #17: May 19, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Leukotriene Inhibitor

Asthma Medication

4/28/2006

Re-review Nasal Steroids

Asthma Medication

Re-review Inhalant Steroids

Asthma Medication

Re-review short acting B2 Agonists

Asthma Medication

Re-review long acting B2 Agonists

Asthma Medication

Re-review Antifungals

Antibiotics

Re-review Antivirals

Antiviral Medication

Re-review Cephalsporins 2 nd generation

Antibiotics

Re-review Cephalosporins 3rd generation

Antibiotics

Re-review Quinolones 2nd generation

Antibiotics

Re-review Quinolones 3rd generation

Antibiotics

Re-review Hep C drugs

Hepatitis C Medications

Re-review Macrolides

Antibiotics

P&T Meeting #16: April 21, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitors

Diabetes Medication

3/30/2006

Re-review Biguanides

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Biguanides Combinations

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Meglinitides

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Sulfonylureas

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Insulins

Diabetes Medication

Re-review Thiazolidinedione

Diabetes Medication

Re-review of Glaucoma agents

Medication for Glaucoma

P&T Meeting #15: Febuary 17, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review ACE & ACE Combo

High Blood Pressure Medication

1/27/2006

Re-review ARB & ARB Combo

High Blood Pressure Medication

Re-review Calcium Channel Blockers - all different ones

High Blood Pressure Medication

Dihydropyridine

High Blood Pressure Medication

Non-dihydropyridine

High Blood Pressure Medication

Phenylalkylamine

High Blood Pressure Medication

Re-review Beta-blockers

Heart & High Blood Pressure Medication

Re-review Bisphosphonates

Osteoporosis Medication

P&T Meeting #14: January 20, 2006

Drug Class Review

Common Drug Names

Date for Pharma Clinical Submissions

Re-review Anti-emetic

Anti-nausea medication

12/15/2005

Re-review Anti-migraine

Anti-migraine medication

Re-review topical immunomodulators

Treat skin rashes

Re-review urinary track antispasmodics

Treat urinary incontinence

Re-review PPI's

Anti-ulcer medication

Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor

Rheumatoid Arthritis Medicine

Re-review H2RA

Anti-ulcer medication