Shortage of Phenobarbital Sodium Injection

Martindale Pharma, the sole supplier of phenobarbital sodium injection is out of stock of 30mg in 1mL (with no dates for resupply) and 60mg in 1mL (stock will be available end of November 2018). There is stock of 200mg in 1mL available. This memo advises on prioritising exisitng stock, care with use of higher strength, and alternative treatment options.


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