Vttack is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) voriconazole. On this page you will find out more about Vttack, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: voriconazole
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Vttack 50 mg film-coated tablet, 100
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
VTTACK is indicated for treatment of the following fungal infections: Invasive aspergillosis. Serious Candida infections (including C. krusei), including oesophageal and systemic Candida infections (hepatosplenic candidiasis, disseminated candidiasis, candidaemia). Serious fungal infections caused by Scedosporium spp and Fusarium spp. Other serious fungal infections, in patients intolerant of, or refractory to, other therapy. Prophylaxis in patients who are at high risk of developing invasive fungal infections. The indication is based on studies including patients undergoing haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. This brand is only available as tablets and therefore only indicated for adults and children 12 years or older who can tolerate tablets. For dosing requirements for populations who require intravenous or oral suspension treatment see DOSAGE and ADMINISTRATION
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||A white to off-white film-coated, oval, biconvex tablet; debossed with V26 on one side of the tablet and blank on the other side|
|Dosage Form||Tablet, film coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
10: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
100: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
14: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
2: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
20: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
28: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
30: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
50: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
56: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Store in Original Container|
|Life time||24 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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