DHSC Supply Disruption Alert – Epanutin (phenytoin) 30mg/5ml oral suspension

DHSC Supply Disruption Alert – Epanutin (phenytoin) 30mg/5ml oral suspension

October 23, 2018

Issue date: 22nd October 2018

Alert reference: SDA/2018/002

Pfizer will be out of stock of Epanutin (phenytoin) 30mg/5ml oral suspension from the week commencing 29th October 2018 until early December 2018.

This alert gives advice for all healthcare professionals who prescribe, dispense or administer Epanutin oral suspension. The alert also makes reference to unlicensed preparations, the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) and product monograph is also attached.

Action underway deadline 24th October 2018

To view the alert please visit the GOV.UK website.



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