Ethambutol hydrochloride - 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
MYAMBUTOL ethambutol hydrochloride 100mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 47887
Active ingredients:
Ethambutol hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
8436800

Deletion from market:
10 Oct 2017

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Reason:
Discontinuation

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