ropivacaine hydrochloride - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
NAROPIN 0.2% ropivacaine hydrochloride 200mg/100mL injection bag
AUST R: 52396
Active ingredients:
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
02 Apr 2020
to
23 Dec 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

NAROPIN 0.2% WITH FENTANYL 200 microgram/100mL ropivacaine hydrochloride 2mg/mL and fentanyl 2 microgram/mL (as citrate) 100mL injection bag
AUST R: 72874
Active ingredients:
fentanyl citrate
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
02 Apr 2020
to
07 Dec 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

NAROPIN 0.2% WITH FENTANYL 400 microgram/100mL ropivacaine hydrochloride 2 mg/mL and fentanyl 4 microgram/mL (as citrate) 100ml injection bag
AUST R: 72876
Active ingredients:
fentanyl citrate
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
20 Jul 2020
to
18 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

NAROPIN 0.2% WITH FENTANYL 800 microgram/200mL ropivacaine hydrochloride 2 mg/mL and fentanyl 4 microgram/mL (as citrate) 200mL injection bag
AUST R: 72875
Active ingredients:
fentanyl citrate
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
20 Jul 2020
to
08 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

NAROPIN 0.2% ropivacaine hydrochloride 400mg/200mL injection bag
AUST R: 52395
Active ingredients:
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300659646

From
12 Nov 2020
to
30 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

NAROPIN 0.2% WITH FENTANYL 400 microgram/200mL ropivacaine hydrochloride 2 mg/mL and fentanyl 2 microgram/mL (as citrate) 200mL injection bag
AUST R: 72873
Active ingredients:
fentanyl citrate
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1399 659646

From
22 May 2020
to
30 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

ROPIVACAINE KABI ropivacaine hydrochloride 200 mg/20 mL solution for injection ampoule
AUST R: 195809
Active ingredients:
ropivacaine hydrochloride

Dosage form:
Injection, solution

Sponsor:
Fresenius Kabi Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 9391 5555

From
27 Aug 2021
to
13 Sep 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues