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1/7/16 Notice to providers/manufacturers: Due to the ingredient/product
shortage in the Respiratory Beta-Adrenergic Agonist Preferred Drug List
(PDL) class, all “rescue” products will be considered preferred (no prior
authorization required) until the shortage is resolved. Reminder: these
products are not AB rated; therefore, prescriber approval must be obtained
prior to dispensing an alternate agent. Rescue products include ProAir
HFA, ProAir Respiclick, Proventil HFA, Ventolin HFA, and Xopenex HFA.
Medical Equipment (DME)-
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The Alabama Medicaid Agency
pays for most medicines legally prescribed by a doctor or authorized health
professional when dispensed by a licensed doctor or pharmacist in accordance
with state and federal laws.