alprazolam - medicine shortage information

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If you are having difficulty obtaining a medicine that has been prescribed to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. In most cases your doctor and pharmacist will know about the possible substitute medicines to continue your care.

In some cases the Supply Detail section below will provide information about the special arrangements that are in place for your health professional to prescribe or supply a substitute medicine. These may include reference to Special Access Scheme or "Under section 19A"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
KALMA 2 alprazolam 2mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 63993
Active ingredients:
alprazolam

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
21 Mar 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

KALMA 0.25 alprazolam 0.25mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 46835
Active ingredients:
alprazolam

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
26 Feb 2019
to
17 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing