Drug Shortage Report for CASODEX

Last updated on 2018-02-16
Report ID 35377
Drug Identification Number 02184478
Brand name CASODEX
Common or Proper name bicalutamide
Company Name ASTRAZENECA CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) BICALUTAMIDE
Strength(s) 50MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 30 tablets
ATC code L02BB
ATC description HORMONE ANTAGONISTS AND RELATED AGENTS
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-01-04
Estimated end date 2018-02-16
Actual end date 2018-02-15
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-02-15
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Company contact information Please contact AstraZeneca Canada Medical Information for any specific questions at 1-800-668-6000 (EN) or 1-800-461-3787 (FR) or by email: medinfo.canada@astrazeneca.com.