adrenaline (epinephrine) - 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
MIN-I-JET ADRENALINE 1:10000 1mg/10mL injection pre-filled syringe
AUST R: 213983
Active ingredients:
adrenaline (epinephrine)

Sponsor:
UCB Australia Pty Ltd T/A UCB Pharma Division of UCB Australia

Phone:
+61 421 618 487

From
20 May 2014
to
31 Aug 2025

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes

Related information:

ASPEN ADRENALINE INJECTION adrenaline (epinephrine) 1 mg/10 mL solution for injection ampoule
AUST R: 162463
Active ingredients:
adrenaline (epinephrine)

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
30 Jul 2020
to
31 Oct 2020

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand