venlafaxine 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
VENLAFAXINE GENERICHEALTH XR venlafaxine (as hydrochloride) 150mg modified release capsule blister
AUST R: 151876
Active ingredients:
venlafaxine hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Generic Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
19 Dec 2018
to
08 Feb 2019

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

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