Drug Shortage Report for ACYCLOVIR SODIUM INJECTION

Last updated on 2018-09-18
Report ID 61472
Drug Identification Number 02236926
Brand name ACYCLOVIR SODIUM INJECTION
Common or Proper name Acyclovir Sodium Injection
Company Name FRESENIUS KABI CANADA LTD
Active Ingredient(s) ACYCLOVIR
Strength(s) 50MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 20mL
ATC code J05AB
ATC description DIRECT ACTING ANTIVIRALS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-09-17
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2018-10-12
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2018-09-17
Company comments Our Acyclovir Sodium Injection 50 mg/mL 10 mL Vial is available for substitution:
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 165 GALAXY BLVD, SUITE 100
TORONTO, ONTARIO
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