ertapenem sodium - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ERTAPENEM JUNO ertapenem (as sodium) 1 g powder for injection vial
AUST R: 291480
Active ingredients:
ertapenem sodium

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Juno Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 8888 1288

From
31 Aug 2022
to
31 Dec 2022

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in demand due to other sponsors unable to supply

Management action:
Alternative brands are available.