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"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
ALBEY PAPER WASP VENOM paper wasp venom protein 550 microgram powder for injection vial with 4 vials of diluent
AUST R: 18695
Active ingredients:
Paper wasp venom

Sponsor:
Stallergenes Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 824 166

From
06 Mar 2018
to
29 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Medium

Reason:
Manufacturing