Medicinal Product Shortages – update – 8 June 2022

Notice type: Advisory

Date: 08/06/2022


Further Information:

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

  • Azromax 250mg Film Coated Tablets - PA0577/122/001
  • Crinone 8% w/w Progesterone Gel - PPA1463/112/001
  • Emtricitabine/Tenofovir disoproxil Mylan 200mg/245mg Film Coated Tablets - EU/1/16/1133/001-009
  • Epilim Intravenous 400mg Powder and Solvent for Solution for Injection or Infusion - PA0540/150/013
  • Eumovate Cream 0.05% w/w - PA1077/006/001
  • Flecainide 50mg Tablets - PA1986/050/001
  • Januvia 25mg Film Coated Tablets - EU/1/07/383/002
  • Naropin 7.5mg/ml Solution for Injection - PA1691/026/002
  • Nozinan 25mg/ml Solution for Injection/Infusion - PA0540/115/001
  • Zineryt 40mg + 12mg Powder and Solvent for Cutaneous Solution - PA2239/018/001
  • Zithromax Capsules 250mg (6 pack) - PA0822/191/001


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

  • Adrenaline (Epinephrine) 1:1,000 Solution for Injection - PA0073/035/001
  • Fluconazole 50mg Capsules- PA2315/090/001
  • Imodium Plus 2mg/125mg Tablets - PA0330/050/001
  • Minims Tetracaine Hydrochloride 1% w/v Eye Drops, Solution - PA22698/020/002
  • Prasugrel 10mg Film Coated Tablets - EU/1/18/1273/002
  • Zinnat 500mg Film Coated Tablets - PA1077/015/003


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

The HPRA sends 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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