atorvastatin calcium - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ATORVASTATIN-ARW atorvastatin (as calcium) 10 mg film-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 178535
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

Deletion from market:
09 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

ATORVASTATIN-ARW atorvastatin (as calcium) 20 mg film-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 178524
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other generic by same sponsor available -  ATORVACHOL atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 20 mg tablets blister pack - ARTG 179836

ATORVASTATIN-ARW atorvastatin (as calcium) 40 mg film-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 178542
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other generic by same sponsor available: ATORVACHOL atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 40 mg tablets blister pack ARTG 179835