Medicine Supply Notification: Dalacin® (clindamycin) 2% vaginal cream – Updated

Update (13.09.21): Expected resupply date now w/c 20th September 2021


Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has issued a Medicine Supply Notification (MSN) for Dalacin® (clindamycin) 2% vaginal cream


Tier 2 – medium impact

Date of issue: 14/06/2021

  •  Dalacin® (clindamycin) 2% vaginal cream is out of stock until w/c 6th September 2021.
  •  Alternative topical preparations are available

The DHSC Medicine Supply Team provide a monthly update on potential supply issues affecting both primary and secondary care. This update is uploaded on the Specialist Pharmacy Services (SPS) website. To register, you will need  an NHS email address. Once set up and logged in, you will be able to access it online.

New shortages not listed on the SPS website, can be reported using our shortage reporting tool.


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