Medication Supply Disruption

posted Nov 27, 2018, 8:05 PM by Chong Ching Wern   [ updated Nov 27, 2018, 8:06 PM ]
16 November 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 488/2018):

The following medication will be facing supply disruptions:

No.

Name of Medication

Formulary Category

Cause / Action by Pharmacy

Estimated Stock Recovery

Alternative Medication


1)

Albumin Human 20% Injection

Standard Formulary

· Production issues by Grifols Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.

· Usage is only reserved for critical cases including 'replacement after large volume parecentesis'.


Until further notice.

None, other manufacturing companies are also experiencing stock issues. 

Please contact Inpatient Pharmacy first for elective surgeries.