Tamiflu shortage spreads across Australia
The Tamiflu (oseltamivir) shortage that hit Queensland last month has now spread across Australia.
The TGA and manufacturer Roche have warned supplies are dwindling due to exceptionally high seasonal demand.
The affected products are:
- Tamiflu (oseltamivir as phospahte) 30mg capsule blister pack.
- Tamiflu (oseltamivir as phospahte) 45mg capsule blister pack.
- Tamiflu (oseltamivir as phospahte) 6mg/mL powder for oral suspension bottle.
Roche has advised pharmacists to try to secure stock through an alternative wholesaler. Tamiflu can also