Therapeutic AreaFormulary ChoicesCost for 28
(unless otherwise stated)
Rationale for decision / comments
7.4.6 Drugs for premature ejaculation
Dapoxetine30mg tablets: £14.71 (3)
30mg tablets: £26.48 (6)
60mg tablets: £19.12 (3)
60mg tablets: £34.42 (6)
Dapoxetine is a short-acting selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor licensed for use in the treatment of premature ejaculation in men (18 to 64 yrs) who meet all the following criteria: poor control over ejaculation, a history of premature ejaculation over the past 6 months, marked distress or interpersonal difficulty as a consequence of premature ejaculation, and an intravaginal ejaculatory latency time of less than two minutes. Maximum 6 tablets per month.