propofol - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
FRESOFOL 1% MCT/LCT propofol 1000mg/100mL emulsion for intravenous injection/infusion vial
AUST R: 193610
Active ingredients:
propofol

Dosage form:
Injection, emulsion

Sponsor:
Fresenius Kabi Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 9391 5555

From
29 Sep 2021
to
11 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected increase in consumer demand

PROPOFOL-LIPURO 1% propofol 200 mg/20 mL emulsion for injection vial
AUST R: 220082
Active ingredients:
propofol

Dosage form:
Injection, emulsion

Sponsor:
B Braun Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
0407660243

From
08 Jul 2021
to
15 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

PROPOFOL SANDOZ propofol 200mg/20mL emulsion for injection vial
AUST R: 148870
Active ingredients:
propofol

Dosage form:
Injection, emulsion

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 726 369

Deletion from market:
01 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PROPOFOL SANDOZ propofol 1000mg/100mL emulsion for injection vial
AUST R: 148872
Active ingredients:
propofol

Dosage form:
Injection, emulsion

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 726 369

Deletion from market:
01 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

PROPOFOL SANDOZ propofol 500mg/50mL emulsion for injection vial
AUST R: 148871
Active ingredients:
propofol

Dosage form:
Injection, emulsion

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800726369

Deletion from market:
31 Oct 2021

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability

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