Lamotrigine (Arrow brand) Tab dispersible 100 mg: Supply issue

Supply issue Active

Lamotrigine (Arrow) 100 mg tablets (pharmacode 2245493) are temporarily out of stock.

Pharmac has become aware of a temporary supply issue for the Arrow brand of lamotrigine tab dispersible 100 mg. While this brand is not listed on the Pharmaceutical Schedule, we understand that many patients use this brand under Pharmac’s Named Patient Pharmaceutical Assessment (NPPA) funding scheme. 

There are no supply issues for any of the listed fully funded brands, including Logem and Lamictal. 

Resupply date

The supplier (Teva) has advised that it expects to have new stock available in mid-January 2022. 

Alternatives

The Arrow brand tab dispersible 50 mg and tab dispersible 25 mg are available, there are no supply issues with these presentations. 

Who to contact

If you have questions about the supply of this product, contact Teva Pharmaceuticals:

Tel: 0800 800 097 opt 2
Email:  nzenquiries@tevapharm.com