imipramine hydrochloride - 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
TOFRANIL 25 imipramine hydrochloride 25mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 60673
Active ingredients:
imipramine hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Amdipharm Mercury Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 9431 6333

From
01 Jul 2020
to
31 May 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Emergency Supply Only

Reason:
Other

Related information:

TGA Management Actions:
An unregistered product has been approved for supply under Section 19A. See the website: https://www.tga.gov.au/ws-s19a-index and search for the active ingredient.

TOFRANIL 10 imipramine hydrochloride 10mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 11064
Active ingredients:
imipramine hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Amdipharm Mercury Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
0294316333

From
09 Apr 2021
to
31 Jul 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing