Drug Shortage Report for ALKERAN

Last updated on 2021-09-14 History
Report ID 118933
Drug Identification Number 02087286
Brand name ALKERAN
Common or Proper name Alkeran Injection / Melphalan
Company Name ASPEN PHARMACARE CANADA INC.
Market Status MARKETED
Active Ingredient(s) MELPHALAN BUFFER SOLUTION
Strength(s) 50MG 10ML
Dosage form(s) KIT POWDER FOR SOLUTION SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS INTRA-ARTERIAL INTRA-ARTERIAL INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 1 vial
ATC code L01AA
ATC description ALKYLATINGAGENTS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2021-04-30
Estimated end date 2021-11-01
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2021-09-14
Company comments GR80015CA1
Health Canada comments
Contact Address UNIT 8, 1155 NORTH SERVICE ROAD WEST
OAKVILLE, ONTARIO
CANADA L6M 3E3
Company contact information

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v1 2020-06-25 English Compare
v2 2020-06-25 French Compare
v3 2020-07-22 English Compare
v4 2020-07-22 French Compare
v5 2020-07-22 English Compare
v6 2020-07-22 French Compare
v7 2020-07-23 English Compare
v8 2020-07-31 English Compare
v9 2020-07-31 French Compare
v10 2021-02-02 English Compare
v11 2021-03-24 English Compare
v12 2021-03-24 French Compare
v13 2021-03-24 English Compare
v14 2021-03-24 French Compare
v15 2021-05-01 English Compare
v16 2021-09-03 English Compare
v17 2021-09-03 French Compare
v18 2021-09-14 English Compare
v19 2021-09-14 English Compare
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