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
21 Jul 2021
to
31 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

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
10 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

NEUROCCORD Pregabalin 300 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 235864
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Pharmacor Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 138 805

From
01 Nov 2021
to
01 Feb 2022

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

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
12 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

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
12 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

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
12 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

LYPRALIN Pregabalin 150 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 235846
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

Deletion from market:
17 Dec 2021

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other generic by same sponsor available - AUST R 308107 - PREBALIN pregabalin 150 mg capsule blister

LYPRALIN Pregabalin 25 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 235874
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

Deletion from market:
15 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

Management action:
Other generic by the same sponsor available - AUST R 308096 - PREBALIN pregabalin 25 mg capsule blister

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:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

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

LYPRALIN Pregabalin 75 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 235863
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule, hard

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 195 055

Deletion from market:
22 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Reduction in supply until supply is exhausted

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PREGABALIN ALPHAPHARM pregabalin 75 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 224436
Active ingredients:
pregabalin

Dosage form:
Capsule

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

Deletion from market:
17 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

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