oxycodone hydrochloride - medicine shortage information

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If you are having difficulty obtaining a medicine that has been prescribed to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. In most cases your doctor and pharmacist will know about the possible substitute medicines to continue your care.

In some cases the Supply Detail section below will provide information about the special arrangements that are in place for your health professional to prescribe or supply a substitute medicine. These may include reference to Special Access Scheme or "Under section 19A"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
OXYCODONE SANDOZ oxycodone hydrochloride 20 mg modified release tablet blister pack
AUST R: 153615
Active ingredients:
oxycodone hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
03 Mar 2021
to
21 May 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

OXYCODONE SANDOZ oxycodone hydrochloride 10 mg modified release tablet blister pack
AUST R: 153597
Active ingredients:
oxycodone hydrochloride

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
12 Mar 2021
to
04 Jun 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other