phenelzine sulfate - 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"
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NARDIL phenelzine 15mg (as sulfate) tablet bottle
AUST R: 93600
Link Medical Products Pty Ltd T/A Link Pharmaceuticals
1800 181 060
Deletion from market:
02 Apr 2020
TGA Management Actions:
The sponsor of Nardil (phenelzine sulfate) tablets has notified the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) that they can no longer supply this medication in Australia.
The TGA have published a joint statement with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia to assist patients and health professionals.
Information is available at https://www.tga.gov.au/alert/phenelzine-nardil-discontinuation