Drug Shortage Report for TWINRIX JUNIOR

Last updated on 2017-10-11
Report ID 19518
Drug Identification Number 02237548
Brand name TWINRIX JUNIOR
Common or Proper name Combined hepatitis A (inactivated) and hepatitis B (recombinant) vaccine
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) HEPATITIS A VACCINE, INACTIVATED HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGEN
Strength(s) 360UNIT 10MCG
Dosage form(s) SUSPENSION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size 1's
ATC code J07BC
ATC description VIRAL VACCINES
Reason for shortage Delay in shipping of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2017-08-10
Estimated end date 2017-11-16
Actual end date 2017-10-10
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2017-10-11
Company comments Supply released October 5, 2017 and October 6, 2017 with limited quantity. Doses reserved for public programs, supply disruptions may be seen in the private market.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374