octreotide - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
DBL OCTREOTIDE INJECTION octreotide (as acetate) 0.1mg/1mL injection solution vial
AUST R: 120735
Active ingredients:
octreotide

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800-675-229

Deletion from market:
01 Jul 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other