Drug Availability


HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd are experiencing an interruption to the supply of Simplotan® and Fasigyn® tablets as follows:

Simplotan® Tablets
Tinidazole 500mg
ARTG 48964

Fasigyn® Tablets
Tinidazole 500mg
ARTG 48414

While wholesaler stocks of tinidazole tablets are exhausted, HPS Pharmacies’ compounding department, HPS Compounding, is able to manufacture and supply tinidazole 500mg 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 4.

To place an order, please send a valid prescription to HPS Compounding at compounding@hpspharmacies.com.au or via fax on 08 8375 3570.

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.

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.

Subscribe Knowledge Centre Updates

Enter your details to receive Knowledge Centre updates