Serious Shortage Protocol for Salazopyrin® EN-Tabs 500mg

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) have issued a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) for Salazopyrin EN- Tabs 500mg in response to a significant ongoing supply disruption.

SSP014 for Salazopyrin EN-Tabs 500mg will be in operation from November 26th 2021 to December 20th 2021

It allows pharmacies to supply generic Sulfasalazine gastro resistant 500mg tablets as a replacement for Salazapyrin EN-Tabs 500mg, if unobtainable.