fomepizole - 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
ANTIZOL fomepizole 1.5g/1.5mL concentrated injection vial
AUST R: 263913
Active ingredients:
fomepizole

Sponsor:
AFT Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 2387 4276

From
18 Oct 2018
to
31 Jan 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand