ezetimibe - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
APO-EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN 10/20 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 20 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279099
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
26 Oct 2020
to
07 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN 10/80 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 80 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279123
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
08 Jun 2020
to
07 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

EZALO Composite Pack 10mg+40mg ezetimibe 10mg tablets and rosuvastatin (as calcium) 40mg tablets composite pack
AUST R: 203688
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
rosuvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
ORGANON PHARMA PTY LTD

Phone:
1800023135

From
11 Oct 2021
to
03 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN SANDOZ 10/10 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 10 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279097
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
24 Sep 2020
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN SANDOZ 10/20 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 20 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279102
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
17 Aug 2020
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN SANDOZ 10/40 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 40 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279098
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
27 Aug 2020
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN SANDOZ 10/80 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 80 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279117
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
28 Aug 2020
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

PHARMACOR EZETIMIBE SIMVASTATIN 10/20 ezetimibe & simvastatin 10/20 mg tablet bottle pack
AUST R: 299010
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Pharmacor Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 138 805

From
01 Jun 2021
to
31 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ROSUZET Composite Pack 10mg+20mg ezetimibe 10mg tablets and rosuvastatin (as calcium) 20mg tablets composite pack
AUST R: 203692
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
rosuvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
ORGANON PHARMA PTY LTD

Phone:
1800023135

From
30 Sep 2021
to
01 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-EZETIMIBE/SIMVASTATIN 10/10 ezetimibe 10 mg and simvastatin 10 mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 279116
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
simvastatin

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
31 Aug 2020
to
23 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

ROSUZET Composite Pack 10mg+40mg ezetimibe 10mg tablets and rosuvastatin (as calcium) 40mg tablets composite pack
AUST R: 203687
Active ingredients:
ezetimibe
rosuvastatin calcium

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
ORGANON PHARMA PTY LTD

Phone:
1800023135

From
04 Aug 2021
to
09 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing