Dextrose with electrolytes (Pedialyte – Bubblegum) soln with electrolytes – new listing
Abbott has a new registered pack of Pedialyte – Bubblegum which will be listed fully subsidised from 1 September 2016. The current pack being supplied under Section 29 of the Medicines Act 1981 will no longer be available and will be delisted from 1 December 2016.
There is a change in the pack, as a result of the manufacturing site change, from a 1 x 1,000 ml bottle to 2 x 500 ml bottles that are shrink wrapped together, Pharmacode 2504308. Pharmac will continue to subsidise Pedialyte – Bubblegum in a 1,000 ml OP pack size given the dosing recommendations.