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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.

Drug pills

Shortage Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
PROTYLOL PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-23 64581
OLANZAPINE ODT PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-23 2320
ATROPINE SULFATE INJECTION USP PFIZER CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-10-23 63646
LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:100 000 INJECTION USP HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE CORPORATION Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-23 59946
TEVA-VALSARTAN/HCTZ TEVA CANADA LIMITED Actual shortage New Report 2018-10-23 65375
TEVA-VALSARTAN/HCTZ TEVA CANADA LIMITED Actual shortage New Report 2018-10-23 65372
TEVA-VALSARTAN/HCTZ TEVA CANADA LIMITED Actual shortage New Report 2018-10-23 65369
KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE INJECTION, USP MDA INC. Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-10-23 56521
CYSTO-CONRAY II LIEBEL-FLARSHEIM CANADA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-23 8941
ELOCOM OINTMENT MERCK CANADA INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-10-23 63088

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
ACT OXYCODONE CR ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-22 65328
ACT ROSUVASTATIN ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-22 65325
ACT ROSUVASTATIN ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-22 65322
ACT LOSARTAN ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-22 65319
ACT LOSARTAN ACTAVIS PHARMA COMPANY Discontinued New Report 2018-10-22 65315