Paper wasp venom - 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"
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ALBEY PAPER WASP VENOM paper wasp venom protein 550 microgram powder for injection vial with 4 vials of diluent
AUST R: 18695
Paper wasp venom
Stallergenes Australia Pty Ltd
1800 824 166
06 Mar 2018
29 May 2019
TGA Management Actions:
An unregistered product has been approved for supply under Section 19A. See the website: https://www.tga.gov.au/ws-s19a-index and search for the active ingredient.