Varenicline: Supply issue
Due to a manufacturing issue, Pfizer have advised that there will be supply issue with their Varenicline Pfizer brand.
The supply issue affects all presentations of vareniclene.
- varenicline starter packs (tab 0.5 mg x 11 and 1 mg x 42) – pharmacode 2553155
- ongoing treatment (tab 1 mg) – pharmacode 2553163
Pfizer have supplied their Champix brand of varenicline to cover this supply shortage. It was listed in the Schedule from 1 May 2021.
This is a Medsafe-approved product.
Who to contact
If you have questions about this supply issue, we recommend you contact your wholesaler or supplier.
- Pfizer's phone number: 0800 736 363