tazobactam sodium - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ZERBAXA ceftolozane sulfate/tazobactam sodium 1000 mg/500 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 229608
Active ingredients:
ceftolozane sulfate
tazobactam sodium

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Merck Sharp & Dohme (Australia) Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800818553

From
11 Dec 2020
to
01 Mar 2022

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Product recall

TAZOCIN EF 4g/500mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 132525
Active ingredients:
piperacillin sodium
tazobactam sodium

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800675229

Deletion from market:
16 Nov 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

Management action:
Alternative generic products are available.