Drug Shortage Report for PERSANTINE

Last updated on 2018-02-03
Report ID 28695
Drug Identification Number 00637734
Brand name PERSANTINE
Common or Proper name Persantine
Company Name BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM (CANADA) LTD LTEE
Active Ingredient(s) DIPYRIDAMOLE
Strength(s) 5MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 5 X 10ML
ATC code B01AC
ATC description ANTITHROMBOTIC AGENTS
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date 2017-11-13
Actual start date 2017-11-28
Estimated end date 2018-01-30
Actual end date 2018-02-02
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-02-02
Company comments INCREASED DEMAND DUE TO COMPETITOR STOCK OUT
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 5180 SOUTH SERVICE ROAD
BURLINGTON, ONTARIO
CANADA L7L 5H4
Company contact information 1800 263 2425