Mar. 5: Members Sought for DUR Board

  • Applications are due by March 27. 

The DUR Board provides evaluation of criteria for drug coverage within the Texas Medicaid program.  These criteria are used in retrospective and prospective drug utilization review, and are based on the compendia and peer reviewed medical literature. Criteria and standards are periodically revised to ensure that they reflect prescribing recommendations of the current compendia and literature.  All files are in PDF format unless otherwise indicated.

  1. Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors
  2. Aerosolized Agents - Metered-Dose Inhalers: Anticholinergic Drugs
  3. Aerosolized Agents - Metered-Dose Inhalers (MDIS): Inhaled Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (Corticosteroids)
  4. Aerosolized Agents - Metered-Dose Inhalers: Beta2-Adrenergic Drugs (long-acting)
  5. Aerosolized Agents - Metered-Dose Inhalers:Beta2-Adrenergic Drugs (short-acting)
  6. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors
  7. Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonists
  8. Antidepressant Drugs
  9. Antidiabetic Agents, Oral
  10. Aprepitant
  11. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)/ Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Medications
  12. Atypical Antipsychotics (long-acting injectable)
  13. Atypical Antipsychotics, Oral (PDF)
  14. Benzodiazepines
  15. Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Inhibitors
  16. Exenatide
  17. Fentanyl
  18. Fluoroquinolones (Oral)
  19. Gabapentin
  20. Histamine H2 - Receptor Antagonists
  21. HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  22. Hydrocodone Bitartrate
  23. Ivacaftor (Kalydeco)
  24. Ketorolac, Oral
  25. Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists
  26. Low Molecular - Weight Heparins
  27. Memantine (Namenda)
  28. Nitazoxanide (Alinia)
  29. Quetiapine (Low Dose) (PDF)
  30. Mecasermin
  31. Nebulized Bronchodilators
  32. Nonsedating Antihistamines
  33. Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
  34. Parenteral Enzyme or Protein Replacement
  35. Pramlintide
  36. Promethazine Use In Children < 2 Years of Age
  37. Proton Pump Inhibitors
  38. Rifaximin (Xifaxan)
  39. Sedative/Hypnotics
  40. Serotonin (Oral) 5-HT3 Receptor Antagonists for Nausea and Vomiting
  41. Serotonin 5-HT1B/1D Receptor Agonists
  42. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
  43. Topical Calcineurin Inhibitors
  44. Tramadol