Annotated Medicine and Device Lists


WHO Model List of Essential Medicines 2019

01. ANAESTHETICS, PREOPERATIVE MEDICINES AND MEDICAL GASES (2019)
    1.1. General anaesthetics and oxygen
      1.1.1. Inhalational medicines (2019) 1.1.2. Injectable medicines
        Medicine Pharmaceutical form type Composition Observation
        propofol Injection 20 mg/mL
        propofol Injection 10 mg/mL
        ketamine Injection 50 mg (as hydrochloride)/mL in 10-mL vial
    1.2. Local anaesthetics 1.3. Preoperative medication and sedation for short-term procedures
02. Analgesics, antipyretics, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIMs), medicines used to treat gout and disease modifying agents in rheumatoid disorders (DMARDs)
    2.1. Non-opioids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIMs) 2.2. Opioid analgesics
      Medicine Pharmaceutical form type Composition Observation
      codeine tablet 30 mg (phosphate)
      morphine Injection 10 mg (sulfate or hydrochloride) in 1-ml ampoule
      morphine oral liquid 10 mg (hydrochloride or sulfate)/5 ml
      morphine tablet 10 mg (morphine sulfate)
      morphine tablet (prolonged release) 10 mg (morphine sulfate)
      morphine tablet (prolonged release) 30 mg (morphine sulfate)
      morphine tablet (prolonged release) 60 mg (morphine sulfate)
    2.3. Medicines used to treat gout
      Medicine Pharmaceutical form type Composition Observation
      allopurinol tablet 100 mg
    2.4. Disease modifying agents used in rheumatoid disorders (DMARDs)
03. Antiallergics and medicines used in anaphylaxis
04. Antidotes and other substances used in poisonings
05. Anticonvulsants/antiepileptics
06. Anti-infective medicines
07. Antimigraine medicines
08. Antineoplastic, immunosuppressives and medicines used in Palliative care