Empagliflozin with metformin (Jardiamet): Supply issue resolved
Boehringer Ingelheim, the supplier of Jardiamet, advises that their empagliflozin 12.5mg with 1000mg metformin hydrochloride presentation (Pharmacode 2599740) is back in stock.
About the supply issue
Due to an unexpected freight delay, there was a temporary shortage of Jardiamet 12.5mg with 1000mg metformin hydrochloride.
All other empagliflozin presentations supplied by Boehringer Ingelheim were unaffected by this shortage.
Resupplied 19 April 2023
Boehringer Ingelheim advises that they have ample supply of Jardiamet back in stock. Orders are making their way through the supply chain. It may take up to a week for supplies to reach some pharmacies.
Alternative supply was available
During this supply issue, pharmacists could contact Boehringer Ingelheim. Boeringer Ingelheim was able to supply sample packs to prescribers. The sample pack contains a ten-day supply of Jardiamet 12.5mg+1000mg.