Drug Shortage Report for DOPAMINE HCL 0.8MG/ML DEXTROSE 5% INJ USP

Last updated on 2018-03-07
Report ID 25661
Drug Identification Number 00761850
Brand name DOPAMINE HCL 0.8MG/ML DEXTROSE 5% INJ USP
Common or Proper name DOPAMINE 0.8MG/ML
Company Name BAXTER CORPORATION
Active Ingredient(s) DOPAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE DEXTROSE
Strength(s) .8MG 50MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 250mL
ATC code C01CA
ATC description CARDIAC STIMULANTS EXCL. CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2017-10-12
Actual start date 2017-10-12
Estimated end date 2018-03-01
Actual end date 2018-03-05
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-03-07
Company comments Supply available, allocated based on historical monthly usage. Please review important notice regarding Dopamine on Baxter.ca: http://www.baxter.ca/en/products-expertise/product-safety-information/important-product-updates.page Contact your local Baxter representative with questions.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 7125 MISSISSAUGA ROAD
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO
CANADA L5N 0C2
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