Hydrocortisone acetate - 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
COLIFOAM (10% w/w Hydrocortisone Acetate) Rectal Foam Cream aerosol can
AUST R: 43026
Active ingredients:
Hydrocortisone acetate
Enema Mylan Health Pty Ltd
Phone: 1800 314 527

01 Jan 2018
01 Apr 2019

Shortage status:


Supply details:
Constrained supply