April 14, 2017

Epaned 1 mg/ml oral solution (NDC 52652-4001-01) has been retroactively added to the Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program formularies effective April 1, 2017.  This drug is non-preferred on the Texas Medicaid Preferred Drug List (PDL) and will require PDL prior authorization.  Clients ages 6 years and under do not require PDL prior authorization.  Pharmacies may resubmit claims to VDP for Epaned beginning April 11, if dispensed on or after April 1.  Some managed care claims may not be payable until April 13.