zanamivir - 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
RELENZA ROTADISKS zanamivir 5mg insufflation blister pack
AUST R: 66962
Active ingredients:
zanamivir

Sponsor:
GlaxoSmithKline Australia Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800033109

From
27 Apr 2020
to
27 Jul 2020

Status:
Resolved

Patient impact:
Medium

Availability:
Available

Reason:
Unexpected Increase in Demand