Drug Shortage Report for 4% ASTRACAINE DENTAL WITH EPINEPHRINE 1:200,000 (0.005MG/ML)

Last updated on 2021-10-08 History
Report ID 146798
Drug Identification Number 02248489
Brand name 4% ASTRACAINE DENTAL WITH EPINEPHRINE 1:200,000 (0.005MG/ML)
Common or Proper name Articaine Hydrochloride 40 mg/mL and Epinephrine Injection 1:200,000
Company Name DENTSPLY CANADA LIMITED
Market Status MARKETED
Active Ingredient(s) EPINEPHRINE ARTICAINE HYDROCHLORIDE
Strength(s) 0.005MG 40MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration BLOCK/INFILTRATION BLOCK/INFILTRATION
Packaging size 100 1.8 mL cartridges/box
ATC code N01BB
ATC description ANESTHETICS, LOCAL
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2021-10-07
Actual start date 2021-10-07
Estimated end date 2021-11-30
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2021-10-08
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 525 ROWNTREE DAIRY ROAD
WOODBRIDGE, ONTARIO
CANADA L4L 7K6
Company contact information

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