candesartan cilexetil - 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
ADESAN candesartan cilexetil 16 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 171016
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
01 Dec 2018
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN candesartan cilexetil 32 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 171017
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
01 Aug 2018
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN candesartan cilexetil 4 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 171019
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
21 Aug 2018
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN candesartan cilexetil 8 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 171022
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
11 Jun 2018
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN HCT 16/12.5 candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide 16 mg/12.5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 163670
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
12 Sep 2018
to
30 Apr 2019

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN HCT 32/25 candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide 32 mg/25 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 206486
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
14 Sep 2018
to
08 Mar 2019

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN HCT 32/12.5 candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide 32 mg/12.5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 206485
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
04 Sep 2018
to
08 Mar 2019

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESARTAN GH candesartan cilexetil 16 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195485
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Generic Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
06 Jul 2018
to
31 Dec 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Related information:

CANDESARTAN HCT GH 16/12.5 candesartan cilexetil 16 mg & hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 204580
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
21 Dec 2018
to
31 Dec 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 16 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195443
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
19 Apr 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 32 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195459
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
19 Apr 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 4 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195483
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
04 Apr 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 8 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195509
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
10 May 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN COMBI 32/12.5 candesartan cilexetil 32 mg & hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 204578
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
30 Apr 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN COMBI 16/12.5 candesartan cilexetil 16 mg & hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 204577
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
25 Apr 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESAN COMBI 32/25 candesartan cilexetil 32 mg & hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 204579
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
05 Mar 2019
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

CANDESARTAN/HCT SANDOZ 32mg/25mg candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide 32mg/25mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195278
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 726 369

From
18 Feb 2019
to
15 Aug 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand