estradiol - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ESTALIS SEQUI 50/140 patches sachet composite pack
AUST R: 131549
Active ingredients:
estradiol
norethisterone acetate

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

From
20 Aug 2020
to
01 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

ESTALIS SEQUI 50/250 patches sachet composite pack
AUST R: 131552
Active ingredients:
estradiol
norethisterone acetate

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

From
17 Jun 2020
to
01 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

FEMOSTON-CONTI tablet blister pack
AUST R: 78654
Active ingredients:
dydrogesterone
estradiol

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Viatris Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 314 527

From
29 Jul 2021
to
29 Jul 2021

Shortage status:
Resolved

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

ESTRADOT 100 estradiol 100 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet
AUST R: 97566
Active ingredients:
estradiol

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

Deletion from market:
13 Oct 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
This product has been replaced by ESTRADOT 100 estradiol 100 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet (AUST R: 338060) which is currently in supply

ESTRADOT 25 estradiol 25 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet
AUST R: 97562
Active ingredients:
estradiol

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

Deletion from market:
13 Oct 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
This product has been replaced by ESTRADOT 25 estradiol 25 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet (AUST R: 338056) which is currently in supply

ESTRADOT 37.5 estradiol 37.5 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet
AUST R: 97563
Active ingredients:
estradiol

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

Deletion from market:
13 Oct 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
This product has been replaced by ESTRADOT 37.5 estradiol 37.5 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet (AUST R: 338057) which is currently in supply

ESTRADOT 50 estradiol 50 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet
AUST R: 97564
Active ingredients:
estradiol

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

Deletion from market:
13 Oct 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
This product has been replaced by ESTRADOT 50 estradiol 50 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet (AUST R: 338058) which is currently in supply

ESTRADOT 75 estradiol 75 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet
AUST R: 97565
Active ingredients:
estradiol

Dosage form:
Drug delivery system, transdermal

Sponsor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 671 203

Deletion from market:
13 Oct 2020

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
This product has been replaced by ESTRADOT 75 estradiol 75 microgram transdermal drug delivery system sachet (AUST R: 338059) which is currently in supply