verteporfin - 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"
||Supply Impact Dates
VISUDYNE verteporfin 15mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 74902
Link Medical Products Pty Ltd T/A Link Pharmaceuticals
1800 181 060
Deletion from market:
31 Oct 2020
TGA Management Actions:
Alternative unapproved products available under the Special Access Scheme.