Drug Shortage Report for LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP

Last updated on 2018-09-05
Report ID 59939
Drug Identification Number 02439468
Brand name LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2% AND EPINEPHRINE 1:200000 INJECTION USP
Common or Proper name LIDOCAINE
Company Name HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE ULC
Active Ingredient(s) LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE EPINEPHRINE
Strength(s) 20MG 0.005MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration BLOCK/INFILTRATION EPIDURAL
Packaging size 5x20mL
ATC code N01BB
ATC description ANESTHETICS, LOCAL
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-09-04
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2018-09-04
Company comments ​Additional details to be provided shortly.
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