Drug Availability

HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice of a supply interruption to adrenaline (epinephrine) ampoules and pre-filled syringes as follows:

Product ARTG Expected Return Date
Adrenaline-Link 1:10,000 Ampoules 119194 Late June 2020
Adrenaline-Link 1:10,000 Pre-Filled Syringe 210672 Late April 2020
Adrenaline Aguettant 1:10,000 Pre-Filled Syringe 282377 End March 2020
Aspen Adrenaline Injection 1:1,000 Ampoules 131782 Limited availability

Other presentations of adrenaline 1:10,000 may be accessed via the Special Access Scheme (SAS) if necessary. Please note that SAS alternatives require completion of the appropriate paperwork and are subject to a longer lead-time and different pricing as they must be sourced internationally.

Retain this notice in a prominent position, including in other related business units until supplies return to normal. Report any problems identified with medicines, vaccines or medical devices to the TGA.

Should you require further information regarding this matter, please contact your pharmacist at HPS Pharmacies.

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