Shortage of co-trimoxazole for infusion 16 mg/ 80mg per mL

· London and South East Regional Medicines Information

Aspen are out of stock of co-trimoxazole injection until 06 December 2018. This memo discusses the course of action to be taken to conserve stock for critical areas, use of imports, and alternative treatment options.

NOTE: Although the shortage has resolved, the memo has been retained, as this product is subject to intermittent shortages. The contents of the memo, however, have not been updated since the publication date.


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