morphine sulfate pentahydrate - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ARX MORPHINE MR morphine sulfate pentahydrate 10 mg modified release tablet blister packs
AUST R: 132251
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, modified release

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
10 May 2022
to
31 Oct 2024

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Alternative brands are available

ARX MORPHINE MR morphine sulfate pentahydrate 100 mg modified release tablet blister packs
AUST R: 132258
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, modified release

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
19 Apr 2023
to
31 Oct 2024

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
An anlternative brand is available.

ARX MORPHINE MR morphine sulfate pentahydrate 30 mg modified release tablet blister packs
AUST R: 132254
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, modified release

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
18 Nov 2022
to
31 Oct 2024

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
An alternative brand is available.

ARX MORPHINE MR morphine sulfate pentahydrate 60 mg modified release tablet blister packs
AUST R: 132256
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, modified release

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
039897900

From
14 Feb 2023
to
31 Oct 2024

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
An alternative brand is available.

DBL MORPHINE SULFATE 15mg/1mL injection ampoule
AUST R: 101243
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800-675-229

Deletion from market:
31 Jan 2024

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Alternative generic products are available and other strengths are available.

MS MONO morphine sulfate pentahydrate 120mg modified release capsule blister pack
AUST R: 74150
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Capsule, modified release

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
31 Jul 2024

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
The TGA is in consultation with subject matter experts and sponsors to develop a management strategy.

MS MONO morphine sulfate pentahydrate 30mg modified release capsule blister pack
AUST R: 74156
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Capsule, modified release

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
10 May 2024

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
The TGA is in consultation with subject matter experts and sponsors to develop a management strategy.

MS MONO morphine sulfate pentahydrate 60mg modified release capsule blister pack
AUST R: 74154
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Capsule, modified release

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
31 Jul 2024

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
The TGA is in consultation with subject matter experts and sponsors to develop a management strategy.

MS MONO morphine sulfate pentahydrate 90mg modified release capsule blister pack
AUST R: 74152
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Capsule, modified release

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
30 Jun 2024

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
The TGA is in consultation with subject matter experts and sponsors to develop a management strategy.

SEVREDOL morphine sulfate pentahydrate 10mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 47543
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
10 May 2024

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
An unregistered product has been approved for supply under Section 19A. Please contact Link Medical Products on 1800 181 060 for details on supply.

SEVREDOL morphine sulfate pentahydrate 20mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 214089
Active ingredients:
morphine sulfate pentahydrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Mundipharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 188 009

Deletion from market:
28 Mar 2024

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Alternative products are available.