VIBATIV- telavancin hydrochloride injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution 
Theravance, Inc.


® (vy-'ba-tiv)
for injection

Read this Medication Guide before you receive VIBATIV. This information does not take the place of talking to your healthcare provider about your medical condition or your treatment.

What is the most important information I should know about VIBATIV?

VIBATIV can cause serious side effects, including:

What is VIBATIV?

VIBATIV is a prescription antibacterial medicine used alone, or with other medicines, to treat adults with certain types of germs (bacteria) that cause:

It is not known if VIBATIV is safe or effective in children under 18 years of age.

Who should not take VIBATIV?

Do not take VIBATIV if you:

What should I tell my healthcare provider before receiving VIBATIV?

Before you receive VIBATIV, tell your healthcare provider if you:

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. VIBATIV and other medicines can affect each other causing side effects.

Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take:

Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for a list of these medicines, if you are not sure.

Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of your medicines and show it to your healthcare provider and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.

How will I receive VIBATIV?

What are the possible side effects of VIBATIV?

VIBATIV may cause serious side effects, including:

See What is the most important information I should know about VIBATIV?

Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any of the serious side effects listed above.

The most common side effects of VIBATIV include:

Tell your healthcare provider about any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of VIBATIV. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

How should I store VIBATIV?

Keep VIBATIV and all medicines out of the reach of children.

General Information about the safe and effective use of VIBATIV.

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use VIBATIV for a condition for which it is not prescribed.

This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about VIBATIV. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You can ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider for information about VIBATIV that is written for health professionals.

For more information, go to or call 1-855-MED-THRX (1-855-633-8479).

What are the ingredients in VIBATIV?

Active ingredient: telavancin hydrochloride

Inactive ingredients: hydroxypropylbetadex, Ph. Eur (hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin), mannitol, sodium hydroxide and hydrochloric acid

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Manufactured for:

Theravance, Inc.

South San Francisco, CA 94080

VIBATIV® is a registered trademark of Theravance, Inc.

Revised: 06/2013

Revised: 3/2014
Theravance, Inc.