ciprofloxacin hydrochloride - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
APX-CIPROFLOXACIN ciprofloxacin 250 mg (as hydrochloride) tablet blister pack
AUST R: 333619
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
20 Aug 2021
to
03 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

CILOXAN ciprofloxacin 3mg/mL (as hydrochloride) ear drops bottle
AUST R: 121897
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Ear Drops, solution

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

From
12 Apr 2021
to
16 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

CIPROL 500 ciprofloxacin 500mg (as hydrochloride) tablet blister pack
AUST R: 82477
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

From
23 Apr 2021
to
14 May 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

APO-CIPROFLOXACIN ciprofloxacin 250mg (as hydrochloride) tablet blister pack
AUST R: 135650
Active ingredients:
ciprofloxacin hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
27 Jun 2021

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other generic by same sponsor available - APX-CIPROFLOXACIN ciprofloxacin 250 mg (as hydrochloride) tablet blister pack - ARTG 333619