Drug Shortage Report for LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP

Last updated on 2018-05-31
Report ID 2503
Drug Identification Number 02439468
Brand name LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP
Common or Proper name LIDOCAINE
Company Name HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE ULC
Active Ingredient(s) LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE EPINEPHRINE
Strength(s) 20MG 0.005MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration BLOCK/INFILTRATION EPIDURAL
Packaging size 5x20mL VIAL / AMPOULE
ATC code N01BB
ATC description ANESTHETICS, LOCAL
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2017-02-06
Estimated end date
Actual end date 2018-05-30
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-05-31
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 17300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY
KIRKLAND, QUEBEC
CANADA H9J 2M5
Company contact information Customer Service / Service à la clientele 1-866-488-6088 option 3