baclofen - 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
APO-BACLOFEN baclofen 25mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 77576
Active ingredients:
baclofen

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
04 Sep 2018
to
31 Jan 2019

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

Related information:

CLOFEN 25 baclofen 25mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 42147
Active ingredients:
baclofen

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
21 Jan 2019
to
30 Apr 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand