Drug Shortage Report for IMOVAX POLIO

Last updated on 2018-04-26 History
Report ID 31856
Drug Identification Number 01959042
Brand name IMOVAX POLIO
Common or Proper name Inactivated Poliomyelitis Vaccine (Vero Cell Origin)
Company Name SANOFI PASTEUR LIMITED
Active Ingredient(s) INACTIVATED POLIOMYELITIS VACCINE INACTIVATED POLIOMYELITIS VACCINE INACTIVATED POLIOMYELITIS VACCINE
Strength(s) 32UNIT 8UNIT 40UNIT
Dosage form(s) SUSPENSION
Route of administration SUBCUTANEOUS
Packaging size 1 x 0.5 mL (single dose) syringe
ATC code J07BF
ATC description VIRAL VACCINES
Reason for shortage Requirements related to complying with good manufacturing practices.
Anticipated start date 2017-11-28
Actual start date 2017-11-28
Estimated end date 2018-02-01
Actual end date 2018-02-01
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-04-26
Company comments The supply has been restored on February 01, 2018.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 1755 STEELES AVENUE WEST
TORONTO, ONTARIO
CANADA M2R 3T4
Company contact information Customer Service/Service à la clientèle: 416-667-2611 or 1-800-268-4171 Vaccine Information Service/Service d'information sur les vaccins: 416-667-2779 or 1-888-621-1146

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