Drug Availability


HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that Sanofi-Aventis Australia are currently experiencing an interruption to the supply of:

Proctosedyl® Ointment
Hydrocortisone 0.5%/cinchocaine 0.5%
ARTG 21847


Expected Return Date

Proctosedyl® 15g

25th September 2015

Proctosedyl® 30g

19th August 2015




During this time Proctosedyl® suppositories may be used. Alternatively, Scheriproct® ointment (prednisolone/cinchocaine) may be considered after consultation with a Doctor.

Retain this notice in a prominent position, including in other related business units until supplied 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, or Sanofi-Aventis Australia on (02) 8666 2000.

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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