Drug Shortage Report for RECTOGEL HC

Last updated on 2017-10-05 History
Report ID 1584
Drug Identification Number 00662461
Brand name RECTOGEL HC
Common or Proper name Hydrocortisone acetate, zinc sulfate and benzocaine ointment
Company Name LABORATOIRE RIVA INC
Active Ingredient(s) HYDROCORTISONE ACETATE ZINC SULFATE BENZOCAINE
Strength(s) 1.0% 0.5% 10%
Dosage form(s) OINTMENT
Route of administration RECTAL
Packaging size 15g & 30 g
ATC code C05AA
ATC description AGENTS FOR TREATMENT OF HEMORRHOIDS AND ANAL FISSURES FOR TOPICAL USE
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2014-04-11
Actual start date 2014-04-11
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2017-10-05
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 660 BOUL. INDUSTRIEL
BLAINVILLE, QUEBEC
CANADA J7C 3V4
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