exenatide - 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
BYDUREON exenatide 2 mg powder for injection pre-filled pen
AUST R: 235962
Active ingredients:
exenatide

Sponsor:
AstraZeneca Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 805 342

Deletion from market:
01 Aug 2021

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes