Drug Shortage Report for SHINGRIX

Last updated on 2019-04-10 History
Report ID 59145
Drug Identification Number 02468425
Brand name SHINGRIX
Common or Proper name Herpes Zoster vaccine
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) VARICELLA-ZOSTER VIRUS GLYCOPROTEIN E ANTIGEN
Strength(s) 50MCG
Dosage form(s) SUSPENSION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size 10's
ATC code J07BK
ATC description
Reason for shortage Other (Please describe in comments)
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-08-24
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-04-10
Company comments High demand for the drug coupled with the variable timing of supply shipments. Re-supply is ongoing with current inventory on allocation.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374

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