levonorgestrel - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
MONOFEME levonorgestrel and ethinylestradiol tablet blister pack
AUST R: 215574
Active ingredients:
ethinylestradiol
levonorgestrel

Dosage form:
Tablet, sugar coated

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
07 Apr 2021
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

TRIFEME ethinylestradiol/levonorgestrel tablet blister pack
AUST R: 40133
Active ingredients:
ethinylestradiol
levonorgestrel

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
09 Jul 2021
to
29 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

TRIPHASIL ethinylestradiol/levonorgestrel tablet blister pack
AUST R: 10419
Active ingredients:
ethinylestradiol
levonorgestrel

Dosage form:
Tablet, sugar coated

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
09 Sep 2021
to
12 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

LENEST 30 ED levonorgestrel/ ethinylestradiol 150 micrograms/30 micrograms tablet composite pack
AUST R: 233113
Active ingredients:
ethinylestradiol
levonorgestrel

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
01 Feb 2021
to
17 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

LOETTE ethinylestradiol / levonorgestrel tablet blister pack
AUST R: 296338
Active ingredients:
ethinylestradiol
levonorgestrel

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 229

From
16 Sep 2021
to
16 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing