pyridostigmine bromide - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
MESTINON pyridostigmine bromide 60mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 13748
Active ingredients:
pyridostigmine bromide

Dosage form:
Tablet, sugar coated

Sponsor:
iNova Pharmaceuticals (Australia) Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 630 056

From
03 Nov 2022
to
21 Apr 2023

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
An unregistered product has been approved for supply under Section 19A. Please contact the approval holder for details on supply: iNova Pharmaceuticals (Australia) Pty Ltd - Ph: 1800 630 056

MESTINON TIMESPAN pyridostigmine bromide 180mg tablet bottle
AUST R: 13749
Active ingredients:
pyridostigmine bromide

Dosage form:
Tablet, modified release

Sponsor:
iNova Pharmaceuticals (Australia) Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 630 056

From
11 Jul 2022
to
24 Mar 2023

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
An unregistered product has been approved for supply under Section 19A. Please contact the approval holder for details on supply: Medsurge Healthcare Pty Ltd - Ph: 1300 788 261