Competact 15mg/850mg tablets SSP issued

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) have issued a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) for Competact 15mg/850mg tablets in response to a significant ongoing supply disruption.

SSP011 for Competact 15mg/850mg tablets will be in operation from March 24th 2021 to May 7th 2021

It allows pharmacies to supply 1x15mg Pioglitazone tablet plus 1x850mg Metformin tablet as a replacement for Competact 15mg/850mg (Pioglitazine 15mg/Metformin 850mg tablets), if unobtainable.

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