amlodipine besilate - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
OLMESARTAN/ AMLODIPINE - MYL 40/10 olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg and amlodipine (as besilate) 10 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 273620
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
olmesartan medoxomil

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
ORGANON PHARMA PTY LTD

Phone:
1800 023 135

From
10 Jan 2022
to
11 Feb 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

PHARMACOR AMLODIPINE amlodipine (as besilate) 5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 215709
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Pharmacor Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300138805

From
10 Jan 2022
to
28 Feb 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

TWYNSTA telmisartan/amlodipine (as besilate) 40/5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 166265
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
telmisartan

Dosage form:
Tablet, multilayer

Sponsor:
Boehringer Ingelheim Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8875 8800

From
12 Jan 2022
to
25 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-Perindopril Arginine/Amlodipine 10/5 perindopril arginine 10 mg and amlodipine (as besilate) 5 mg uncoated tablet bottle
AUST R: 224316
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
perindopril arginine

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

From
08 Oct 2021
to
05 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-Perindopril Arginine/Amlodipine 5/10 perindopril arginine 5 mg and amlodipine (as besilate) 10 mg uncoated tablet bottle
AUST R: 224292
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
perindopril arginine

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
23 Jul 2021
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CADIVAST 10/80 amlodipine (as besilate) and atorvastatin (as calcium) 10 mg/80 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 199217
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
26 Oct 2021
to
16 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CADIVAST 5/40 amlodipine (as besilate) and atorvastatin (as calcium) 5 mg/40 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 199214
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
12 Nov 2021
to
30 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

OLMEKAR 40/10 olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg / amlodipine (as besilate) 10 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 290078
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
olmesartan medoxomil

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Generic Partners Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

From
28 Apr 2021
to
05 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

OLMEKAR 40/5 olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg / amlodipine (as besilate) 5 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 290090
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
olmesartan medoxomil

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Generic Partners Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

From
04 Jun 2021
to
05 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand

OLMESARTAN/AMLODIPINE 40/10 APOTEX olmesartan medoxomil 40 mg / amlodipine (as besilate) 10 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 290088
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
olmesartan medoxomil

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Generic Partners Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

From
23 Jul 2021
to
05 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand