The measure takes values between 0 and 200. A value of 0 means that all the available drugs a fixed amount group below the fixed amount are, on the other hand, a value of 200 means that all the drugs of the fixed amount group lie above the fixed price.
- : Number of finished drug packs on the market in the fixed price group above the fixed price
- : Number of finished medicinal products in the fixed price group on the market
- : Number of prescriptions above the fixed amount
- : Number of total prescriptions within the fixed amount group
The fixed amounts in fixed amount groups 2 and 3 are set so that their M does not exceed the value of 100. Group 1 fixed amounts must not exceed an M of 133.4. This restriction is designed to ensure the supply in accordance with § 35 para. 5 SGB V .