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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
RAMIPRIL SIVEM PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-17 65647
RAMIPRIL SIVEM PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-17 50550
LOTRIDERM CREAM MERCK CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-12-17 69109
DIPROLENE MERCK CANADA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-17 64471
ENTOCORT ENEMA TILLOTTS PHARMA GMBH Actual shortage New Report 2018-12-17 69711
WELLBUTRIN XL VALEANT CANADA LP/VALEANT CANADA S.E.C. Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-16 68108
WELLBUTRIN XL VALEANT CANADA LP/VALEANT CANADA S.E.C. Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-16 68111
NIMOTOP BAYER INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-16 65428
LOTEMAX BAUSCH & LOMB INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-16 67787
M-ESLON ETHYPHARM INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-12-16 68170

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
APO-RANITIDINE TABLET 150MG APOTEX INC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-12-14 60726
APO GLYBURIDE TAB 5MG APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-12-14 60518
APO-ATORVASTATIN APOTEX INC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-12-13 60285
M-EDIAT ETHYPHARM INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-12-12 69418
M-EDIAT ETHYPHARM INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-12-12 69415