Capecitabine (Capercit) tab 500 mg: Supply issue resolved

There has been a supply issue affecting the 500 mg strength of capecitabine tablets.

13 July 2023

Capercit 500 mg will not be back in stock before the brand switch to Capecitabine Viatris from 1 August 2023. 

About the capecitabine brand change

Affected product

There is a supply issue affecting of capecitabine 500 mg tablets (Pharmacode 2578123). The 150 mg strength is not currently affected by this supply issue.

Schedule listing for capecitabine(external link)

Section 29 alternative product

We listed an alternative brand from 23 February 2023.