Drug Shortage Report for VEPESID

Last updated on 2018-12-20
Report ID 49573
Drug Identification Number 00616192
Brand name VEPESID
Common or Proper name Etoposide
Company Name BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB CANADA
Active Ingredient(s) ETOPOSIDE
Strength(s) 50MG
Dosage form(s) CAPSULE
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 1 BTL x 20
ATC code L01CB
ATC description PLANT ALKALOIDS AND OTHER NATURAL PRODUCTS
Reason for shortage Delay in shipping of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-12-18
Actual start date 2018-12-20
Estimated end date 2018-12-28
Actual end date 2018-12-19
Shortage status Avoided shortage
Updated date 2018-12-20
Company comments We will be allocating orders until the new supply is available.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 2344 BOUL. ALFRED-NOBEL, SUITE 300
MONTRÉAL (ST-LAURENT), QUEBEC
CANADA H4S 0A4
Company contact information For more information please contact the Customer Service Desk at 1-800-267-0005