honey bee 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 BEE VENOM protein 550 microgram powder for injection multidose vial with 4 vials of diluent
AUST R: 161298
Active ingredients:
honey bee venom

Sponsor:
Stallergenes Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 824 166

From
01 Apr 2017
to
29 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Medium

Reason:
Other

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.