azithromycin - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
AZITHROMYCIN VIATRIS Azithromycin (as monohydrate) 500mg Powder for Injection Vial
AUST R: 191947
Active ingredients:
azithromycin

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
28 Apr 2023
to
31 Mar 2024

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Alternative generic products are available.