Discontinued Medication- Strontium Ranelate 2g Sachet

posted Oct 4, 2017, 12:10 AM by Izam Ezri Mohd Zakaria   [ updated Oct 4, 2017, 11:50 PM ]
4th October 2017 (Circular No. SP PPUM:  340/2017):

Servier had officially announced the decision to cease distribution of the following product:

Strontium Ranelate 2g Granules 

Brand: Protaxos
Form: Granules for oral suspension
Manufacturer: Les Laboratories Servier
Formulary Category: Special

Existing Standard Formulary medications, such as Alendronate 70mg Tablet and several others as recommended by the Malaysian Clinical Guidance on Management of Osteoporosis 2012 (revised 2015) as the alternative to this discontinued medication.

Osteoporosis Management Malaysia 2015