bupivacaine hydrochloride - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
MARCAIN 0.25% EPIDURAL INFUSION bupivacaine hydrochloride (as monohydrate) 250mg/100mL injection bag
AUST R: 11953
Active ingredients:
bupivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
06 Aug 2020
to
03 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

MARCAIN 0.125% EPIDURAL INFUSION bupivacaine hydrochloride (as monohydrate) 250mg/200mL injection bag
AUST R: 48374
Active ingredients:
bupivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
02 Apr 2020
to
30 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

BUPIVACAINE-BAXTER bupivacaine hydrochloride monohydrate 100 mg/20 mL solution for injection vial
AUST R: 223238
Active ingredients:
bupivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 302 409

Deletion from market:
31 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other