Licensed Drug Shortage – Epanutin (Phenytoin) 30mg/5ml Suspension


On the 22nd October 2018, the DHSC raised an alert of a supply disruption of Epanutin (Phenytoin) 30mg/5ml Suspension 500ml with Pfizer.

Stock shortages will be from the week commencing 29 October 2018 until early December 2018, with Healthcare Professionals being encouraged to find alternative methods for their patients’, such as Specials (Unlicensed Medicines).

As a MHRA Approved and NHS Accredited Specials Manufacturer, Rokshaw Laboratories can assist with this shortage for Pharmacies and Hospitals across the UK for next day delivery in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility based in Sunderland.

Contact us today to see how we can help you using the following methods:

For more information on this shortage, please find the alert here