Drug Availability Update
Further to DrugAlert Volume 325, HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that Amneal Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd are continuing to experience an interruption to the supply of Antabuse® effervescent tablets as follows:
Antabuse® Effervescent Tablets
While wholesaler stocks of Antabuse® effervescent tablets are exhausted, HPS Pharmacies’ Compounding department, HPS Compounding, is able to manufacture and supply non-effervescent disulfiram 200mg in capsule form upon receipt of a valid prescription. The compounded product will be manufactured in accordance with complex compounding guidelines for individual patients and has a shelf-life of six months from the date of manufacture. The capsules will be compounded in packs of 30.
To place an order, please send a valid prescription to HPS Compounding at firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax on 08 8375 3570.
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 HPS Compounding on 08 8193 9110.
Information regarding expected dates for supply may vary subject to delays which are out of our control. HPS Pharmacies does not accept responsibility for such changes but will endeavour to keep our clients updated as information is made available from drug manufacturers or wholesalers.