lansoprazole - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
LANSOPRAZOLE ODT GH lansoprazole 15 mg orally disintegrating tablet blister pack
AUST R: 216793
Active ingredients:
lansoprazole

Dosage form:
Tablet, orally disintegrating

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
+61 3 9809 7900

From
01 Jun 2021
to
31 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

LANSOPRAZOLE ODT GH lansoprazole 30 mg orally disintegrating tablet blister pack
AUST R: 216792
Active ingredients:
lansoprazole

Dosage form:
Tablet, orally disintegrating

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
+61 3 9809 7900

From
24 Mar 2021
to
31 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ZOPRAL ODT lansoprazole 30 mg orally disintegrating tablet blister pack
AUST R: 187431
Active ingredients:
lansoprazole

Dosage form:
Tablet, orally disintegrating

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
18 Jun 2021
to
31 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

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

ZOPRAL lansoprazole 15 mg enteric capsule blister pack
AUST R: 166764
Active ingredients:
lansoprazole

Dosage form:
Capsule, enteric

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
05 May 2021
to
20 May 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other