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Three items out of stock until December

Salazopyrin, fluoxetine and phytomenadione

October 22nd 2020

Tagged: supply shortages

By Ailsa Colquhoun

The Department of Health and Social Care has published the following medicines supply notifications:

MedicineOut of stock  untilAlternatives
Salazopyrin En-Tabs 500mg tabletsEarly December 2020Generic preparation remain available
Fluoxetine 30mg capsulesMid December 2020Alternative strengths remain available
Phytomenadione (Konakion MM Paediatric) 2mg/0.2ml ampoulesEarly December 2020Unlicensed preparations available.
See the letter and declaration of equivalence

There have also been changes to the resupply dates of the medicines listed below.

Original MSN reference

Date of original MSN/SDA

Supply issue

Resupply date originally communicated

Updated resupply date as of w/c 21st October 2020

MSN/2020/039

08/07/2020

Pregaday Tablets

October 2020

Late November 2020