Drug Shortage Report for EPIPEN

Last updated on 2018-02-16
Drug Identification Number 00509558
Brand name EPIPEN
Common or Proper name EPIPEN
Company Name MYLAN SPECIALTY LP
Active Ingredient(s) EPINEPHRINE
Strength(s) 1MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size Each (0.3MG/0.3ML AUTO-INJECTOR)
ATC code C01CA24
ATC description CARDIAC STIMULANTS EXCL. CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2017-12-04
Estimated end date 2018-03-09
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2018-02-16
Company comments Limited inventory released on January 30, 2018. Additional inventory expected on approximately March 9, 2018 which will continue to be on preventative allocation.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 781 CHESTNUT RIDGE ROAD
MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA
UNITED STATES 26504-4310
Company contact information