voriconazole - medicine shortage information

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Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
VORCON voriconazole 200 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 235933
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9236 2700

From
01 Apr 2021
to
06 Dec 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Other

VTTACK voriconazole 50mg film coated tablet blister pack
AUST R: 206983
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Dosage form:
Tablet, film coated

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
18 Oct 2021
to
15 Nov 2021

Shortage status:
Current

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Transport / Logistic issues / Storage capacity issues

VORICONAZOLE APOTEX voriconazole 200 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 265660
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Dosage form:
Solution, powder for

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 165 055

From
24 Dec 2021
to
14 Jan 2022

Shortage status:
Anticipated

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Manufacturing

Management action:
Alternative generic products are available

ZOLFEND voriconazole 200 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 238265
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Dosage form:
Injection, powder for

Sponsor:
Juno Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 8888 1288

Deletion from market:
24 Aug 2021

Shortage status:
Discontinued

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes / Commercial viability