Supply shortage of ranitidine-containing products

 
Contamination with N-nitrosodimethylamine and removal from the Australian market

The TGA is advising consumers and health professionals that several ranitidine-containing products have been removed from the Australian market due to contamination with an impurity called N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA).

As a result, a shortage of several ranitidine-containing products and health professionals may need to discuss with pharmacies and consider alternative pre-operative management plans.

Further information can be found here
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