tamoxifen citrate - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
GENOX 10 tamoxifen 10mg (as citrate) tablet blister pack
AUST R: 40063
Active ingredients:
tamoxifen citrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
08 Jul 2022
to
03 Oct 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Other strengths are available.

GENOX 20 tamoxifen 20mg (as citrate) tablet blister pack
AUST R: 40065
Active ingredients:
tamoxifen citrate

Dosage form:
Tablet, uncoated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
09 Aug 2022
to
03 Oct 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Alternative generic products are available.