Drug Shortage Report for DIANEAL PD4 CAPD SOLUTION WITH 4.25% DEXTROSE AND 2.5MEQ/L CALCIUM

Last updated on 2017-08-23
Report ID 18608
Drug Identification Number 00865117
Brand name DIANEAL PD4 CAPD SOLUTION WITH 4.25% DEXTROSE AND 2.5MEQ/L CALCIUM
Common or Proper name DIANEAL, PD4 4.25% 2.5L TB
Company Name BAXTER CORPORATION
Active Ingredient(s) SODIUM LACTATE DEXTROSE MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE CALCIUM CHLORIDE SODIUM CHLORIDE
Strength(s) 448MG 4.25G 5.08MG 18.3MG 538MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration DIALYSIS
Packaging size 2.5L bags, 4/box
ATC code B05
ATC description HEMODIALYTICS AND HEMOFILTRATES
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date 2017-08-22
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2017-08-22
Actual end date 2017-08-22
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2017-08-22
Company comments We have a substitute product available JB9436 (2000ml 4.25%) which is the same concentration however different fill volume (2L). Please contact Baxter Customer Service for further information on the alternate product to use temporarily if needed. We are monitoring this closely and will do everything possible to mitigate patient impact.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 7125 MISSISSAUGA ROAD
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO
CANADA L5N 0C2
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