Medication Supply- Disruption of Ampicillin-Sulbactam Combo Injection Supply
Post date: Jan 25, 2018 4:57:24 AM
Supply is expected to resume by end of February 2018. But until then, doctors are advised to prescribe either:
Amoxicillin + Clavulanate (Co- Amoxiclav) Injection OR
Cefuroxime Injection in combination Metronidazole Injection
as alternative to Sultamicillin (Ampicillin + Sulbactam).
The supply disruption is truly beyond UMMC's control and we apologize for any inconveniences caused.
18th January 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 18/2018):
Please be informed that the following product is currently facing supply disruption:
Medication: AMPICILLIN 1gram + SULBACTAM 500mg INJECTION
Manufactured by: UNICHEM LTD, INDIA
UMMC Formulary Categorisation: STANDARD