lansoprazole - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ZOPRAL ODT lansoprazole 15 mg orally disintegrating tablet blister pack
AUST R: 187430
Active ingredients:
lansoprazole

Dosage form:
Tablet, orally disintegrating

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
07 Aug 2021
to
11 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

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
10 Nov 2021
to
11 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

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