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March 2020: Intermittent supply issues with Metoprolol 50mg and 100mg tablets
Aurobindo-Milpharm, the sole supplier in the UK, have a long-term shortage affecting metoprolol 50mg and 100mg tablets; caused by some manufacturers discontinuing the products and others having supply difficulties.
They currently have limited stock available; supply is likely to be intermittent for several months.
See link to shortage memo below for further information.