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Medication Supply Disruption

posted Jan 23, 2019, 11:29 PM by Muhammad Fikree Ahmad   [ updated Jan 23, 2019, 11:30 PM by Ho Ai Wui ]
24 January 2019 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 39/2019):

The following medication will be facing supply disruptions:


Name of Medication

Formulary Category

Cause / Action by Pharmacy

Estimated Stock Recovery

Alternative Medication


Permethrin 5% Lotion

Standard Formulary

Production issues by the company.

Awaiting feedback from supplier.

Benzyl Benzoate 25% Emulsion

Instructions for use:




Can be applied directly to skin. 





Dilute 1 part of Benzyl Benzoate 25% Emulsion with 1 part of water ( strength: 12.5%) prior applying to skin.