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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
APO-ATORVASTATIN atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 40 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 179857
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
08 Oct 2021
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand

LORSTAT 10 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 10 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 334865
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
05 Oct 2021
to
31 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-ATORVASTATIN atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 80 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 286639
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
30 Jul 2021
to
23 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand

CADIVAST 10/10 amlodipine (as besilate) and atorvastatin (as calcium) 10 mg/10 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 199220
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
03 Aug 2021
to
18 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

CADIVAST 10/20 amlodipine (as besilate) and atorvastatin (as calcium) 10 mg/20 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 199223
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
03 Aug 2021
to
18 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CADIVAST 10/40 amlodipine (as besilate) and atorvastatin (as calcium) 10 mg/40 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 199225
Active ingredients:
amlodipine besilate
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
03 Aug 2021
to
18 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

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
05 Aug 2021
to
06 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

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
07 Jul 2021
to
13 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

LORSTAT 10 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 10 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 181407
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
09 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

Management action:
This product is being replaced by LORSTAT 10 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 10 mg tablets blister pack (AUST R 334865)

LORSTAT 20 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 20 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 181404
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
09 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

Management action:
This product is being replaced by LORSTAT 20 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 20 mg tablets blister pack (AUST R 334862)

LORSTAT 40 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 40 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 181405
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
25 Jun 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
New SKU - replaced by LORSTAT 40 atorvastatin (as calcium) 40 mg tablets blister pack ARTG 334863

LORSTAT 40 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 40 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 181409
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

Management action:
This product is being replaced by LORSTAT 40 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 40 mg tablets bottle (AUST R 334867)

LORSTAT 80 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 80 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 181406
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
09 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

Management action:
This product is being replaced by LORSTAT 80 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 80 mg tablets blister pack (AUST R 334864)

LORSTAT 80 atorvastatin (as calcium trihydrate) 80 mg tablets bottle
AUST R: 181408
Active ingredients:
atorvastatin calcium trihydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
02 Mar 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability