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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
MYLAN-ATORVASTATIN MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-21 19456
SANDOZ SERTRALINE SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 59516
SANDOZ PROCHLORPERAZINE SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 62720
SANDOZ EZETIMIBE SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 62938
SANDOZ BRIMONIDINE SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-20 64200
SANDOZ ATORVASTATIN SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-20 62926
SANDOZ ATORVASTATIN SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 62923
SANDOZ ATORVASTATIN SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 62920
PIPERACILLIN SODIUM/TAZOBACTAM SODIUM POWDER FOR INJECTION SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-20 63275
MIDAZOLAM INJECTION SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-20 64253

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
ACT IRBESARTAN/HCT ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-19 65074
ACT IRBESARTAN/HCT ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-19 65071
ACT IRBESARTAN/HCT ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-19 65068
ACT CLOPIDOGREL ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-19 65065
ACT PAROXETINE ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-19 65061