Clomipramine 10 mg tablets: Supply issue resolved

Clomipramine is an antidepressant used to treat depression and some other mental health conditions.

Apo-Clomipramine brand 10 mg tablets back in stock

As at 10 November 2020, the supplier, Apotex, advises that Apo-Clomipramine 10 mg tablets (pharmacode: 2289822) are back in stock. 

Anafranil 10 mg was listed as an alternative 

To ensure patients still had access to clomipramine 10 mg tablets, we listed Anafranil as an alternative brand.

Anafranil is an unapproved medicine in New Zealand. As such, it had to be supplied under section 29 of the Medicines Act 1981.