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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
VITAMIN C MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Resolved Updated Report 2018-07-21
TROMBOJECT 3% INJ 30MG/ML OMEGA LABORATORIES LTD Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-21
MYLAN-NIFEDIPINE EXTENDED RELEASE MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-21
NEVANAC NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CANADA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-07-21
ARIXTRA ASPEN PHARMACARE CANADA INC. Resolved Updated Report 2018-07-21
ANDROGEL BGP PHARMA ULC Resolved Updated Report 2018-07-21
ELTROXIN ASPEN PHARMACARE CANADA INC. Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-21
MYLAN-CILAZAPRIL MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-20
MYLAN-BECLO AQ MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-20
MYLAN-NEVIRAPINE MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-20

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated
TELMISARTAN PHARMASCIENCE INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-07-19
APO-FENTANYL MATRIX APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-07-17
APO-FENTANYL MATRIX APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-07-17
APO-IRBESARTAN/HCTZ APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-07-17
APO-IRBESARTAN/HCTZ APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-07-17