Drug Shortage Report for SINEMET 100/25

Last updated on 2018-11-09
Report ID 57126
Drug Identification Number 00513997
Brand name SINEMET 100/25
Common or Proper name levodopa and carbidopa tablets
Company Name MERCK CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) CARBIDOPA LEVODOPA
Strength(s) 25MG 100MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 100TAB
ATC code N04BA
ATC description DOPAMINERGIC AGENTS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-11-16
Actual start date 2018-11-08
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2018-11-09
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 16750 ROUTE TRANSCANADIENNE
KIRKLAND, QUEBEC
CANADA H9H 4M7
Company contact information 1-800-567-2594 medinfocanada@merck.com