Pancreatic extract - 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
CREON 40,000 pancreatic extract 400 mg capsules of enteric-coated minimicropsheres bottle
AUST R: 158451
Active ingredients:
Pancreatic extract
Capsule, enteric Mylan Health Pty Ltd
Phone: 1800 225 311

From
01 Jun 2015
to
30 Jun 2020

Shortage status:
Current

Reason:
Manufacturing