ciprofloxacin - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
DBL CIPROFLOXACIN 400 mg/200 mL injection for intravenous infusion bag
AUST R: 123042
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
12 Dec 2021
to
06 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand

DBL CIPROFLOXACIN 200 mg/100 mL injection for intravenous infusion bag
AUST R: 123041
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
04 Aug 2021
to
02 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing