pantoprazole sodium sesquihydrate - 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
PANTOPRAZOLE GENERICHEALTH pantoprazole (as sodium sesquihydrate) 20 mg enteric-coated tablet blister pack.
AUST R: 191032
Active ingredients:
pantoprazole sodium sesquihydrate

Sponsor:
Generic Health Pty Ltd

Phone:
0398097932

From
06 Mar 2020
to
15 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

PANTOPRAZOLE MYL pantoprazole (as sodium sesquihydrate) 20 mg enteric-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 158202
Active ingredients:
pantoprazole sodium sesquihydrate

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
05 Mar 2020
to
31 Aug 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

PANTO pantoprazole 40mg (as sodium sesquihydrate) enteric-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 158556
Active ingredients:
pantoprazole sodium sesquihydrate

Sponsor:
Takeda Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 957

Deletion from market:
22 May 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes

PANTO pantoprazole 20mg (as sodium sesquihydrate) enteric-coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 158559
Active ingredients:
pantoprazole sodium sesquihydrate

Sponsor:
Takeda Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 675 957

Deletion from market:
29 Nov 2019

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes