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In full: Drug shortages list

Read which medicines are currently in short supply – according to Pharmaceutical Negotiating Services Committee

Medicines currently in short supply – according to Pharmaceutical Negotiating Services Committee:

Generics

amiloride

co-amoxiclav

gabapentin

hydroxocobalamin

mebeverine

naproxen

propranolol

Branded 

Azilect (rasagiline)

Azopt eye drops (brinzolamide)

Cialis (tadalafil)

Cipralex (escitalopram)

Cymbalta (duloxetine)

DuoTrav eye drops (travoprost/timolol maleate)

Emselex (darifenacin)

Eucreas (vildagliptin/metformin)

Exforge (amlodipine/valsartan)

Ezetrol (ezetimibe)

Micardis (telmisartan)

MicardisPlus (hydrochlorothiazide/telmisartan)

Spiriva/Spiriva Respimat (tiotropium bromide)

Symbicort Turbohaler (budesonide/formoterol)

Travatan eye drops (travoprost)

Yentreve (duloxetine)

Other medicines Pulse understands are currently in short supply: 

Generics

valsartan

verapamil

warfarin

minoxidil

Branded

madopar (levodopa)

Readers' comments (3)

  • Bob Hodges

    Clomipramine unavailable for a while. This issue has burned several hours of my life that I will never get back.

    The other common non-available drug is which ever ear-drop I prescribe for otitis externa. It's ALWAYS the one the which has a 'supply problem'!

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  • Co-amilofruse is another. Acne topical treatments have their own moments too

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  • Makes you winder where some of these drugs are made?

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