Drug Shortage Report for PRECEDEX

Last updated on 2018-08-17
Report ID 57826
Drug Identification Number 02437147
Brand name PRECEDEX
Common or Proper name PRECEDEX
Company Name PFIZER CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) DEXMEDETOMIDINE
Strength(s) 4MCG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 20x50ml
ATC code N05CM
ATC description HYPNOTICS AND SEDATIVES
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-08-14
Actual start date
Estimated end date
Actual end date 2018-08-16
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-08-16
Company comments Inventory on preventative allocation with possibility of supply shortage from approximately Aug 14, 2018 until Aug 21, 2018. Other presentation available: Precedex 4mcg/ml 10x100ml
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