raloxifene hydrochloride - medicine shortage information

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RALOVISTA Raloxifene hydrochloride 60 mg tablets, blister pack
AUST R: 207898
Active ingredients:
raloxifene hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
19 Oct 2020
to
04 Jun 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

APO-RALOXIFENE raloxifene hydrochloride 60 mg tablet blister
AUST R: 184797
Active ingredients:
raloxifene hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
08 Dec 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

EVIFYNE raloxifene hydrochloride 60mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 172550
Active ingredients:
raloxifene hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Eli Lilly Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 454 559

Deletion from market:
01 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
To be discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability