Drug Shortage Report for LOSEC 10 MG

Last updated on 2019-01-28
Report ID 67310
Drug Identification Number 02230737
Brand name LOSEC 10 MG
Common or Proper name omeprazole magnesium delayed release tablets
Company Name ASTRAZENECA CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) OMEPRAZOLE
Strength(s) 10MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET (DELAYED-RELEASE)
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 2 x 15
ATC code A02BC
ATC description DRUGS FOR PEPTIC ULCER AND GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD)
Reason for shortage Delay in shipping of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-12-14
Actual start date 2018-12-14
Estimated end date 2019-04-15
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-01-28
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Company contact information Please contact AstraZeneca Canada Medical Information for any specific questions at 1-800-668-6000 (EN) or 1-800-461-3787 (FR) or by email: medinfo.canada@astrazeneca.com.