Drug Shortage Report for FOLIC ACID INJECTION

Last updated on 2018-02-01 History
Report ID 22207
Drug Identification Number 02139480
Brand name FOLIC ACID INJECTION
Common or Proper name Folic Acid Injection 5 mg/mL MD Vial
Company Name FRESENIUS KABI CANADA LTD
Active Ingredient(s) FOLIC ACID
Strength(s) 5MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR INTRAVENOUS SUBCUTANEOUS
Packaging size 10mL
ATC code B03BB
ATC description VITAMIN B12 AND FOLIC ACID
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2017-09-29
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2017-12-12
Actual end date 2017-11-20
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-02-01
Company comments Baxter is an alternate supplier of Folic Acid Injection 5 mg/mL 10 mL, and has been notified of our shortage
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 165 GALAXY BLVD, SUITE 100
TORONTO, ONTARIO
CANADA M9W 0C8
Company contact information

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