Illinois Formulary

Illinois Notification List
for the Drug Product Selection Program


Note:  Due to recent changes to the state’s Pharmacy Practice Act, a drug is available for Drug Product Selection dispensing in Illinois under one of two conditions:

  1. The drug has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and added to the Illinois Department of Public Health's published “Notification List”; or

  2. The drug is approved for substitution by the (FDA) and is published as such within the FDA’s current “Orange Book”. In order for a drug to be approved for substitution and listed in the Orange Book, the product must have an "A", as a first letter, i.e. AA, AB, etc., within the TE column.


Notification Forms for the Illinois Notification List (PDF, 61K)

Questions may be directed to the Drugs and Medical Devices Program, Division of Food, Drugs and Dairies, Illinois Department of Public Health, 525 W. Jefferson St., Springfield, IL 62761-0001, telephone 217-785-2439, TTY 800-547-0466, fax 217-782-0943, or e-mail at

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Illinois Department of Public Health
535 West Jefferson Street
Springfield, Illinois 62761
Phone 217-782-4977
Fax 217-782-3987
TTY 800-547-0466
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