Drug Shortage Report for BUSCOPAN

Last updated on 2019-03-15
Report ID 31826
Drug Identification Number 00363812
Brand name BUSCOPAN
Common or Proper name Buscopan 10mg
Company Name SANOFI-AVENTIS CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) HYOSCINE BUTYLBROMIDE
Strength(s) 10MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 100
ATC code A03BB
ATC description BELLADONNAAND DERIVATIVES, PLAIN
Reason for shortage Other (Please describe in comments)
Anticipated start date 2018-01-15
Actual start date 2018-01-15
Estimated end date 2019-06-01
Actual end date 2019-03-14
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2019-03-14
Company comments The availability date represents estimated availability at the main Sanofi warehouse. Availability dates at a customer’s usual distributor warehouse may vary. Pharmacies are invited to communicate with their preferred distributor to obtain the product availability date. Patients should validate the availability of the product with their respective pharmacy.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information email: CAINTERNET@sanofi.com Telephone: 1-800-265-7927