Drug Shortage Report for LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION USP

Last updated on 2018-07-03
Report ID 43080
Drug Identification Number 00436208
Brand name 2% LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION USP
Common or Proper name LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE LIFESHIELD
Company Name PFIZER CANADA ULC
Active Ingredient(s) LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE
Strength(s) 20MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 10 x 5mL
ATC code C01BB
ATC description ANTIARRHYTHMICS, CLASS I AND III
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-04-13
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2018-07-13
Actual end date 2018-07-02
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-07-03
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 17300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY
KIRKLAND, QUEBEC
CANADA H9J 2M5
Company contact information Customer Service / service à la clientèle : 1-888-999-8750 Email / courriel: PharmaCustomerServiceDept@pfizer.com