Drug Shortage Report for LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP

Last updated on 2017-06-29
Report ID 1479
Drug Identification Number 02439468
Brand name LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP
Common or Proper name Lidocaine with Epinephrine
Company Name HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE ULC
Active Ingredient(s) LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE EPINEPHRINE
Strength(s) 20MG 0.005MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration BLOCK/INFILTRATION EPIDURAL
Packaging size 20mL x 5
ATC code N01BB
ATC description ANESTHETICS, LOCAL
Reason for shortage Shortage of an inactive ingredient or component.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2017-02-02
Estimated end date
Actual end date 2017-03-13
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2017-06-29
Company comments Duplicate entry (Report ID Reference 2503)
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 17300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY
KIRKLAND, QUEBEC
CANADA H9J 2M5
Company contact information Customer Service / Service à la clientele 1-866-488-6088 option 3