fluvoxamine maleate - 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
FAVERIN 50 fluvoxamine maleate 50mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 90057
Active ingredients:
fluvoxamine maleate

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800195055

From
17 Mar 2020
to
16 Oct 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

FAVERIN fluvoxamine maleate 100mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 64388
Active ingredients:
fluvoxamine maleate

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
09 Oct 2020
to
27 Nov 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

LUVOX fluvoxamine maleate 50mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 57632
Active ingredients:
fluvoxamine maleate

Sponsor:
Mylan Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 314 527

From
05 Aug 2020
to
28 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

LUVOX fluvoxamine maleate 100mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 57633
Active ingredients:
fluvoxamine maleate

Sponsor:
Mylan Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 314 527

From
05 Aug 2020
to
31 Oct 2020

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing