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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
PANTOPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM ALTIUS HEALTHCARE INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-15 66896
PRO-GABAPENTIN PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-15 66903
CERVARIX GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-11-15 45668
FUCIDIN OINTMENT 2% LEO PHARMA INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-15 66890
FUROSEMIDE 40MG PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-15 66906
VIRACEPT -250MG PFIZER CANADA INC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-11-14 65178
MAR-SERTRALINE MARCAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-14 62828
BUPROPION SR PRO DOC LIMITEE Anticipated shortage New Report 2018-11-14 66929
BUPROPION SR PRO DOC LIMITEE Anticipated shortage New Report 2018-11-14 66926
SHINGRIX GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-11-14 59142

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated View Report
PUREGON MERCK CANADA INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-11-13 66854
GD-AMLODIPINE GENMED A DIVISION OF PFIZER CANADA INC To be discontinued New Report 2018-11-13 66793
GD-AMLODIPINE GENMED A DIVISION OF PFIZER CANADA INC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-11-13 66780
GD-AMLODIPINE GENMED A DIVISION OF PFIZER CANADA INC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-11-13 66777
APO-ROSUVASTATIN APOTEX INC To be discontinued Updated Report 2018-11-09 60769