cisatracurium besilate - medicine shortage information

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If you are having difficulty obtaining a medicine that has been prescribed to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. In most cases your doctor and pharmacist will know about the possible substitute medicines to continue your care.

In some cases the Supply Detail section below will provide information about the special arrangements that are in place for your health professional to prescribe or supply a substitute medicine. These may include reference to Special Access Scheme or "Under section 19A"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
NIMBEX cisatracurium (as besilate) 150mg/30mL injection vial
AUST R: 55934
Active ingredients:
cisatracurium besilate

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
22 May 2020
to
20 Nov 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand