Testosterone - 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
AXIRON testosterone 2% w/v solution bottle
AUST R: 182332
Active ingredients:
Testosterone

Sponsor:
Eli Lilly Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 454 559

Deletion from market:
01 Jan 2018

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Reason:
Discontinuation