voriconazole - 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
VZOLE voriconazole 200 mg film-coated tablets blister pack
AUST R: 238242
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
30 Jun 2020
to
19 Feb 2021

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

VORICONAZOLE WOCKHARDT voriconazole 200 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 267013
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Sponsor:
Wockhardt Bio Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 9976 6876

From
01 May 2021
to
01 Aug 2021

Status:
Anticipated

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Other

VORCON voriconazole 200 mg powder for injection vial
AUST R: 235933
Active ingredients:
voriconazole

Sponsor:
Southern Cross Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 9236 2700

From
01 Apr 2021
to
06 Dec 2021

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Other

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

Sponsor:
Juno Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd

Phone:
03 8888 1288

Deletion from market:
24 Aug 2021

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Commercial Changes

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

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 165 055

From
23 Apr 2021
to
25 Feb 2022

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Critical

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing