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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
MYLAN-VERAPAMIL MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
MYLAN-TENOFOVIR DISOPROXIL MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
MYLAN-FENTANYL MATRIX PATCH MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Avoided shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
INDAYO MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
VITAMIN C MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
MYLAN-FLUCONAZOLE MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Anticipated shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
MYLAN-NAPROXEN/ESOMEPRAZOLE MR MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS ULC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
TRAZODONE-50 - TAB 50MG PRO DOC LIMITEE Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18
APO-PAROXETINE APOTEX INC Resolved Updated Report 2018-07-18
BEXSERO GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC Actual shortage Updated Report 2018-07-18

Discontinuation Reports

Brand name Company Name Status Update Last updated
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
APO-RABEPRAZOLE APOTEX INC Discontinued Updated Report 2018-07-17