Drug Shortage Report for TWINRIX

Last updated on 2018-01-19
Report ID 35785
Drug Identification Number 02230578
Brand name TWINRIX
Common or Proper name Combined hepatitis A (inactivated) and hepatitis B (recombinant) vaccine
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) HEPATITIS A VACCINE, INACTIVATED HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGEN
Strength(s) 720UNIT 20MCG
Dosage form(s) SUSPENSION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size 1's
ATC code J07BC
ATC description VIRAL VACCINES
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-01-10
Estimated end date 2018-01-19
Actual end date 2018-01-17
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-01-19
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374