Drug Availability

 

HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that all suppliers are currently experiencing an interruption to the supply of atracurium ampoules as follows:

Brand Name

Strength

ARTG

Expected Return Date

DBL AtracuriumTM

25mg/2.5ml

57992

Currently in stock

DBL AtracuriumTM

50mg/5ml

57993

Unknown

Tracrium®

25mg/2.5ml

11008

Early December 2016

Tracrium®

50mg/5ml

39289

Early December 2016

 

While wholesaler stocks of atracurium 50mg/5ml are exhausted, HPS Pharmacies are still able to source a limited supply for the benefit of our clients.

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.

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.

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