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Welcome to Drug Shortages Canada, the website for reporting drug shortages and discontinuations in Canada. The Food and Drug Regulations require drug sellers to report when they are not able to meet demand for a product or when they stop selling a product. Information about the website and the regulations can be found on the Resources Page.

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Shortage Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
PROTOPIC LEO PHARMA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-15 62177
RECOMBIVAX HB MERCK CANADA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 52350
SINEMET CR 200/50 MERCK CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 57132
SINEMET 100/25 MERCK CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 57126
AURO-CANDESARTAN HCT AURO PHARMA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 63044
AURO-GALANTAMINE ER AURO PHARMA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 64021
SINEMET 250/25 MERCK CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 57129
NIMOTOP BAYER INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 49559
ACYCLOVIR SODIUM INJECTION FRESENIUS KABI CANADA LTD Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 61472
ZOCOR MERCK CANADA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-15 58531

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
MAR-OLANZAPINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Discontinued New Report 2018-10-15 64183
MAR-OLANZAPINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Discontinued New Report 2018-10-15 64180
MAR-OLANZAPINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Discontinued New Report 2018-10-15 64174
MAR-OLANZAPINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Discontinued New Report 2018-10-15 64167
MAR-OLANZAPINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Discontinued New Report 2018-10-15 64161