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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
VIAGRA PFIZER CANADA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-04-24
SANDOZ LANSOPRAZOLE SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
SANDOZ ZOLMITRIPTAN ODT SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
MYLAN-VENLAFAXINE XR MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
MIDODRINE AA PHARMA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-04-24
PHENOBARB PENDOPHARM DIVISION OF DE PHARMASCIENCE INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
MANERIX VALEANT CANADA LP/VALEANT CANADA S.E.C. Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
LOSARTAN-HCTZ PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
MIDAZOLAM INJECTION FRESENIUS KABI CANADA LTD Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24
ELOCOM OINTMENT MERCK CANADA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-04-24

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated
MEPERIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION USP ICU MEDICAL CANADA INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-04-23
MYLAN-MELOXICAM MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-04-21
PMS-AMOXICILLIN PHARMASCIENCE INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-04-21
PMS-CARBAMAZEPINE-CR PHARMASCIENCE INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-04-20
FLONASE - AEM-SUS NAS 50MCG/MD GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-04-20