ramipril - 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"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 1.25mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 179033
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
31 Jan 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 2.5mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 179026
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
29 Feb 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

TGA Management Actions:
21/01/19 Other generic by same sponsor available – APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 2.5 mg tablets blister pack - ARTG 231161.

APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 5mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 179028
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
30 Jun 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

TGA Management Actions:
21/01/19 Other generic by same sponsor available – APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 5 mg tablets blister pack - ARTG 231163.

RAMACE ramipril 1.25mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 54973
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

Deletion from market:
01 Mar 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

RAMACE ramipril 2.5mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 56243
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

Deletion from market:
01 Feb 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

RAMACE ramipril 5.0mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 56223
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

Deletion from market:
19 Feb 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

RAMACE ramipril 10mg capsule hard blister pack
AUST R: 78576
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

Deletion from market:
01 Feb 2020

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

TRYZAN TABS 2.5 ramipril 2.5 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 129916
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
21 Feb 2020
to
04 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

TRYZAN CAPS 5 ramipril 5mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 127152
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
16 Jul 2020
to
14 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

RAMIPRIL WINTHROP ramipril 1.25mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 128845
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

From
13 Aug 2020
to
04 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

RAMIPRIL WINTHROP ramipril 2.5mg tablet blister pack
AUST R: 128847
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818806

From
28 Aug 2020
to
18 Sep 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand

APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 10 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 231162
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
14 Sep 2020
to
15 Oct 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

APO-RAMIPRIL ramipril 2.5 mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 231161
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

From
14 Sep 2020
to
26 Oct 2020

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

RAMIPRIL SANDOZ ramipril 2.5mg tablets blister pack
AUST R: 122018
Active ingredients:
ramipril

Sponsor:
Sandoz Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 726 369

From
14 Sep 2020
to
13 Nov 2020

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other