phenylephrine 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
NEOSYNEPHRINE 1% phenylephrine hydrochloride 10mg/1mL injection USP ampoule
AUST R: 15472
Active ingredients:
phenylephrine hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 9850 3333

From
19 May 2018
to
27 Jun 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing