diclofenac sodium - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
FENAC diclofenac sodium 25 mg enteric coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 165707
Active ingredients:
diclofenac sodium

Dosage form:
Tablet, enteric coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
16 Aug 2022
to
16 Aug 2022

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-DICLOFENAC diclofenac sodium 50mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 160730
Active ingredients:
diclofenac sodium

Dosage form:
Tablet, enteric coated

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
26 Aug 2022

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
This is being replaced by CLONAC diclofenac sodium 50 mg modified release tablet blister pack (ARTG 272874).