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Physeptone Linctus, methadone hydrochloride (Litha Pharma)

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Dear Health Care Professional

Please be advised that Litha Pharma is expecting an extended stock shortage of Physeptone Linctus. The shortage is due to regulatory and manufacturing constraints.

Currently Litha Pharma have no indication when the situation will be resolved, and you should consider the product to be unavailable indefinitely.

If you have any further queries, please contact your local representative or Litha Pharma on +27 11 516 1700

        * This is a drug - read the leaflet carefully before use. 

        * Ask your doctor or pharmacist for further information. 


For full prescribing information refer to the package insert approved by the medicines regulatory authority.

Litha Pharma sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused and assure you of their commitment to service excellence at all times.


S6 Physeptone Linctus. Each 5 ml contains 2 mg methadone hydrochloride. Reg no. G523 (Act 101/1965)

Marketed by Litha Pharma (Pty) Ltd. 106 16th Road, Midrand, 1685.


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Contact: Jacques Rabé, Marketing Manager
Telephone: +27 (0) 11 516 1700
E-mail: Jacques.Rabe@acino.swiss
Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2019