acetylcholine chloride - 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.

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
MIOCHOL-E acetylcholine chloride 20mg/2mL powder for solution for intraocular irrigation ampoule
AUST R: 118510
Active ingredients:
acetylcholine chloride
mannitol

Sponsor:
Bausch & Lomb Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 251 150

From
26 Apr 2021
to
30 Jul 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing