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Generics and Manufacturer Discount

How do I notify if the manufacturer discount is credited by AMNOG agreement according to § 130 b paragraph 1 sentence 4 of the Fifth Book of the German Social Code (SGB V)?
You can notify this by entering the value 1 for "yes" into column „Ablösung § 130a (1/8) SGB V“ of the EAD complete file.

Column „Ablösung § 130a (1a/8) SGB V“ of the EAD complete file is for notifiying the removal of the increased manufacturer discount according to § 130a paragraph 1a SGB V, as applicable until 31. December 2013.
An incorrect manufacturer discount has been charged for my medicinal products. How can I change it?
The manufacturer discount according to § 130a of the Fifth Book of the German Social Code (SGB V) is calculated by the ABDATA with exception to the discount of vaccines. If and to what amount the generic discount applies, depends on the provided information (see form B1 bottom right).

Please note that marking your medicinal product as generic according to § 10 (1) of Directive 2001/83/EC (German: Bezugnehmende Zulassung Generikum) does not result in a generic discount for the product.
I do not understand the charged manufacturer discounts. Where are the manufacturer discounts regulated?
The manufacturer discounts are regulated in § 130a of the Fifth Book of the German Social Code (SGB V). Here an overview to facilitate reading:

 Paragraph 1 manufacturer discount

 - 7% discount for medicinal products
 - 6% for generics and off-patent medicines
 - 7% for OTC
 - 7% for finished medications in parenteral preparations
 - 7% for outpatient treatment in hospitals

 Paragraph 1a increased manufacturer discount until 31.12.2013

 Paragraph 2 discount for vaccines

 Paragraph 3 no manufacturer/vaccine discount for medicines in reference price groups (§ 35 SGB V)

 Paragraph 3a price freeze until 31.12.2017

 - No price freeze for medicines in reference price groups
 - Discount resulting from the price freeze will be charged in addition to the manufacturer discount and generic discount

 Paragraph 3b generic discount

 - 10% discount for generic and off-patent medicines
 - Price cuts reduce the generic discount
 - Generic discount does not apply to medicines 30% below reference Price

(in addition to this please see faq "What is the generic discount?")
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 Paragraph 8 discount contracts

 - Manufacturer/vaccine discount can be credited on discount contracts
 - Manufacturer/vaccine discount can also be credited on arrangements for a refund after § 130 b paragraph 1 sentence 4 SGB V
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