Drug Shortage Report for LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION USP 2%

Last updated on 2018-10-19
Report ID 49080
Drug Identification Number 01901982
Brand name LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE INJECTION USP 2%
Common or Proper name LIDOCAINE HCL
Company Name HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE ULC
Active Ingredient(s) LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE
Strength(s) 20MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration BLOCK/INFILTRATION
Packaging size 25 x 20mL
ATC code N01BB
ATC description ANESTHETICS, LOCAL
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-06-13
Estimated end date
Actual end date 2018-10-18
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-10-19
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 17300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY
KIRKLAND, QUEBEC
CANADA H9J 2M5
Company contact information Customer Service / Service à la clientele 1-866-488-6088 option 3