Drug Presentation Change

HPS Pharmacies wish to give notice that Juno Pharmaceuticals has updated the labelling and packaging of their 10mg morphine ampoules as follows:

Morphine Juno Ampoules
Morphine hydrochloride 10 mg/mL
ARTG 224246

The following changes have been made to the 10mg/mL strength only:

  • Ampoules are now clear glass (previously amber);
  • Ampoule tray is now cardboard (previously plastic); and
  • Labelling design has been updated, as shown in Images 1 & 2.

Image 1. Existing packaging

Image 2. Updated packaging

There has been no change to the formulation or storage conditions. Transition to the new packaging and labelling is expected to commence from mid-April 2021.

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.

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