pregabalin - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
LYZALON pregabalin 75 mg capsule blister pack (new capsule formulation)
AUST R: 338472
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
30 Apr 2021
to
18 Jun 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN GH pregabalin 150 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 215680
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
0398097900

From
11 May 2021
to
31 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

PREGABALIN GH pregabalin 25 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 215685
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
0398097900

From
05 May 2021
to
31 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN GH pregabalin 300 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 215688
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
0398097900

From
16 Jul 2020
to
31 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN GH pregabalin 75 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 215683
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
0398097900

From
13 Nov 2020
to
31 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

PREGABALIN SANDOZ pregabalin 150mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 210046
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
04 Apr 2021
to
22 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN SANDOZ pregabalin 25mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 210049
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
01 Feb 2021
to
23 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN SANDOZ pregabalin 300mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 210050
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
08 Apr 2021
to
22 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

PREGABALIN SANDOZ pregabalin 75mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 210043
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

From
01 Feb 2021
to
23 Apr 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

LYPRALIN Pregabalin 300 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 235879
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

Deletion from market:
18 Jun 2021

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
This product is being replaced by PREBALIN pregabalin 300 mg capsule blister (ARTG 308101)

PREGABALIN-TEVA pregabalin 150mg hard gelatin capsule blister pack
AUST R: 229593
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Teva Pharma Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 288 382

Deletion from market:
10 Feb 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PREGABALIN-TEVA pregabalin 25mg hard gelatin capsule blister pack
AUST R: 229552
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Teva Pharma Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 288 382

Deletion from market:
10 Feb 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PREGABALIN-TEVA pregabalin 300mg hard gelatin capsule blister pack
AUST R: 229603
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Teva Pharma Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 288 382

Deletion from market:
10 Feb 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PREGABALIN-TEVA pregabalin 75mg hard gelatin capsule blister pack
AUST R: 229587
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Teva Pharma Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 288 382

Deletion from market:
10 Feb 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability