Clioquinol - 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 Dose form Sponsor Shortage dates Shortage details
LOCACORTEN-VIOFORM ear drops bottle
AUST R: 11040
Active ingredients:
Clioquinol
flumetasone pivalate
Ear Drops Amdipharm Mercury Australia Pty Ltd
Phone: 02 9431 6333

From
05 Sep 2017
to
30 Jun 2019

Shortage status:
Current

Reason:
Manufacturing