Diphtheria CRM197 protein - medicine shortage information

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If you are having difficulty obtaining a medicine that has been prescribed to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. In most cases your doctor and pharmacist will know about the possible substitute medicines to continue your care.

In some cases the Supply Detail section below will provide information about the special arrangements that are in place for your health professional to prescribe or supply a substitute medicine. These may include reference to Special Access Scheme or "Under section 19a"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
MENVEO meningococcal (Groups A, C, W-135 and Y) oligosaccharide CRM197 conjugate vaccine
AUST R: 192696
Active ingredients:
Diphtheria CRM197 protein
Meningococcal oligosaccharide group A
Meningococcal oligosaccharide group C
Meningococcal oligosaccharide group W135
Meningococcal oligosaccharide group Y

Sponsor:
GlaxoSmithKline Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 033 109

From
09 Mar 2018
to
24 Dec 2018

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Medium

Reason:
Manufacturing