candesartan cilexetil - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
BLOOMS THE CHEMIST CANDESARTAN HCTZ 32/25 candesartan cilexetil 32 mg & hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 260000
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil
hydrochlorothiazide

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 833

From
14 May 2021
to
15 Apr 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Other

APO-CANDESARTAN candesartan cilexetil 4 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 210529
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
29 Oct 2021
to
12 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

ADESAN candesartan cilexetil 8 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 171022
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
16 Jul 2021
to
06 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

APO-CANDESARTAN candesartan cilexetil 16 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 210531
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
20 Aug 2021
to
24 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-CANDESARTAN candesartan cilexetil 32 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 210532
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
23 Jul 2021
to
06 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-CANDESARTAN candesartan cilexetil 8 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 210530
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
22 Sep 2021
to
23 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 16 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195443
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
25 Mar 2020
to
23 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 8 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195509
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
18 Aug 2020
to
24 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESAN candesartan cilexetil 4 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 195483
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
25 Mar 2020
to
24 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

CANDESARTAN SANDOZ candesartan cilexetil 4mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 147497
Active ingredients:
candesartan cilexetil

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
22 Jul 2021
to
06 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in demand due to other sponsors unable to supply