Drug Shortage Report for AVANDAMET

Last updated on 2017-10-05
Report ID 2267
Drug Identification Number 02247086
Brand name AVANDAMET
Common or Proper name Rosiglitazone maleate and metformin hydrochloride tablet
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) METFORMIN HYDROCHLORIDE ROSIGLITAZONE
Strength(s) 500MG 2MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 100's
ATC code A10BD
ATC description BLOOD GLUCOSE LOWERING DRUGS, EXCL. INSULINS
Reason for shortage Other (Please describe in comments)
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2016-07-07
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2017-10-04
Company comments This product has been discontinued
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374