Meningococcal oligosaccharide group A - 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 Dose form Sponsor Shortage dates Shortage 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
Injection, powder for GlaxoSmithKline Australia Pty Ltd
Phone: 1800 033 109

09 Mar 2018
01 Jan 2019

Shortage status: