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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
UROMITEXAN BAXTER CORPORATION Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
TWYNSTA BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM (CANADA) LTD LTEE Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
NUTRINEAL PD4 BAXTER CORPORATION Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
MYLAN-TADALAFIL MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
MYLAN-TADALAFIL MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
MYLAN-PANTOPRAZOLE T MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Resolved Updated Report 2018-06-22
MAVIK BGP PHARMA ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-06-22
MYLAN-NIFEDIPINE EXTENDED RELEASE MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-06-21
BIO-ROSUVASTATIN BIOMED PHARMA Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-06-21
BIO-ROSUVASTATIN BIOMED PHARMA Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-06-21

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated
ACETAMINOPHENE 325TAB PRO DOC LIMITEE Discontinued Updated Report 2018-06-21
ACETAMINOPHENE 500TAB PRO DOC LIMITEE Discontinued Updated Report 2018-06-21
REOPRO JANSSEN INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-06-15
GD-VENLAFAXINE XR GENMED A DIVISION OF PFIZER CANADA INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-06-14
COACTIFED GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC Discontinued New Report 2018-06-13