colestyramine - 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
QUESTRAN LITE colestyramine 850mg/g powder sachet
AUST R: 11971
Active ingredients:
colestyramine

Sponsor:
Mylan Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
23 Aug 2019
to
14 Oct 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing