spironolactone - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
SPIRACTIN 100 spironolactone 100mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 46691
Active ingredients:
spironolactone

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
16 Jun 2022
to
23 Sep 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Alternative strength is available.

SPIRONOLACTONE VIATRIS 25 spironolactone 25 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 338091
Active ingredients:
spironolactone

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
23 Aug 2022
to
28 Oct 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Other brands are available.

SPIRONOLACTONE VIATRIS 100 spironolactone100 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 338092
Active ingredients:
spironolactone

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
18 Nov 2022
to
01 Dec 2022

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Alternative strength is available.