Drug Availability


HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that Merck Sharp & Dohme Australia are experiencing an interruption to the supply of Diprosone® OV ointment as follows:

Diprosone® OV Ointment
Betamethasone dipropionate 0.05%
ARTG 18823

This supply interruption only affects Diprosone® OV ointment. Supplies of Diprosone® OV Cream are unaffected.

Retain this notice in a prominent position, including in other related business units for one month. 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, or Merck Sharp & Dohme Australia on 1800 678 883.

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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