Medicinal Product Shortages – update – 10 November 2021

Notice type: Advisory

Date: 10/11/2021


Further Information:

 The Health Products Regulatory Authority has been notified of a shortage of the following products:

  • Cozaar 100mg Film Coated Tablets - PA23198/002/003
  • Cozaar Comp 100mg/25mg Film Coated Tablets - PA23198/001/003
  • Dioralyte Rebalance Natural Powder for Oral Solution (6 pack) - PA0540/194/003
  • Flecainide 50mg Tablets - PA1986/050/001
  • Inegy 10mg/80mg Tablets - PA23198/024/004
  • Vfend 200mg Powder for Solution for Infusion - EU/1/02/212/025


The following shortages have been resolved and supply has resumed to the Irish market:

  • ADIZEM-XL 180mg Prolonged Release Capsules - PA1688/001/005
  • Cyklokapron 100mg/mL Solution for Injection/Infusion - PA0822/117/001
  • Folinic Acid (as Calcium Folinate) 7.5mg/ml Solution for Injection - PA0822/198/002
  • Fomicyt 40mg/ml Powder for Solution for Infusion - PA1972/001/001
  • Orencia 125mg Solution for Injection in Pre Filled Pen (ClickJect) - EU/1/07/389/011
  • OxyContin 5mg Prolonged Release Tablets - PA1688/005/001
  • Retrovir 10mg/ml IV Concentrate for Solution for Infusion - PA22575/001/003
  • UNIPHYLLIN Continus 400mg Prolonged Release Tablets - PA1688/011/003


Please see the shortages section of the HPRA website for further information.

The HPRA will be sending weekly updates concerning medicinal product shortages. However, the above webpage will be updated as new information is provided to the HPRA.


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