Medicinal Product Shortages - update - 14 October 2020

Notice type: Advisory

Date: 14/10/2020


Further Information:

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

  • Aldactone 100mg Film Coated Tablet – PA0822/110/003
  • Aripiprazole Sandoz 5mg Tablet – EU/1/15/1029/001-014
  • Aripiprazole Sandoz 10mg Tablet – EU/1/15/1029/015-028
  • Aripiprazole Sandoz 15mg Tablet – EU/1/15/1029/029-042
  • Hyaluronidase 1500IU Powder for Solution for Injection or Infusion – PA1339/011/001
  • Parox 10mg Tablet – PA0711/052/003
  • Veramil 120mg Film Coated Tablet – PA1327/008/003

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

  • Erythroped 125mg/5ml Granules for Oral Suspension – PA1142/006/002
  • Glucose 50% w/v Concentrate Solution for Infusion – PA0179/001/039
  • Maxibar 98.45% w/w Powder for Oral Suspension – PA1826/002/001
  • Melcam 7.5mg Tablet – PA0711/060/001
  • Teveten 400mg Film Coated Tablet – PA2010/017/001
  • Zaditen 1mg Tablet – PA2206/004/002

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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