Phenytoin - 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"
||Supply Impact Dates
DILANTIN PAEDIATRIC SUSPENSION phenytoin 30mg/5mL oral liquid bottle
AUST R: 14309
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd
1800 675 229
23 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
TGA Management Actions:
11/01/19 The sponsor is closely controlling the supply.