hydroxocobalamin chloride - 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
NEO-B12 INJECTION Hydroxocobalamin 1000 microgram/1 mL injection ampoule
AUST R: 121709
Active ingredients:
hydroxocobalamin chloride

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800-675-229

From
25 Sep 2020
to
12 Mar 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing