mupirocin - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
APO-MUPIROCIN mupirocin 20 mg/g ointment tube
AUST R: 276520
Active ingredients:
mupirocin

Dosage form:
Ointment

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9236 2700

From
10 Sep 2021
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand