Discontinued Medication - Oxytetracycline 500mg/10mL Injection (Oxylim)

Post date: Jan 03, 2019 4:19:20 AM

3 January 2019 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 533/2018):

However, doctors can prescribe alternatives to this medication, Talc Powder or Bleomycin Injection, which are of Standard Formulary items, for the procedure of chemical pleurodesis.

The manufacturing company has decided to cease the production of this medication.

Name of Medication: Oxytetracycline 500mg/10mL

Brand: Oxylim

Form: Injection