Azithromycin tab 250 mg: Discontinuation
We are discontinuing the supply of azithromycin 250 mg tablets from 1 May 2022. The 500 mg strength of azithromycin will remain available
Why are we doing this?
Apotex is discontinuing the supply of azithromycin 250 mg tablets. We have secured an alternative brand of the 500 mg strength of azithromycin, which will remain available.
October 2021: stock exhausted
We anticipate that stocks of azithromycin 250 mg tablets will be exhausted in October 2021.
1 May 2022: tablets delisted
The May 2022 delisting date allows for dispensing of residual stock within the supply chain.
We have secured supply of the Zithromax brand of azithromycin 500 mg tablets. The new brand has a score line to allow the tablet to be split easily.
Who to contact
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