carbidopa monohydrate - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
CARLEVENT levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 100/25/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195747
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Medis Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
+61292511088

From
09 Sep 2022
to
24 Feb 2023

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

Management action:
Other brands are available.

CARLEVENT levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 125/31.25/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195748
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Medis Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
+61292511088

From
03 Oct 2022
to
24 Feb 2023

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

Management action:
Other brands are available.

CARLEVENT levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 150/37.5/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195749
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Medis Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
+61292511088

From
05 Sep 2022
to
24 Feb 2023

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

Management action:
Other brands are available.

KINSON levodopa 100 mg with carbidopa (as monohydrate) 25 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 49481
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
15 Sep 2022
to
02 Dec 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 100/25/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195187
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 125/31.25/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195185
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 150/37.5/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195197
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 200/50/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195190
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 50/12.5/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195188
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.

TRIDOPA levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone 75/18.75/200 mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 195184
Active ingredients:
carbidopa monohydrate
entacapone
levodopa

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Stada Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 791 660

Deletion from market:
30 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other brands are available.