Drug Shortage Report for AVAPRO

Last updated on 2019-02-27
Report ID 68058
Drug Identification Number 02237923
Brand name AVAPRO
Common or Proper name Avapro RM 75mg
Company Name SANOFI-AVENTIS CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) IRBESARTAN
Strength(s) 75MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 90
ATC code C09CA
ATC description ANGIOTENSIN II ANTAGONISTS, PLAIN
Reason for shortage Other (Please describe in comments)
Anticipated start date 2018-12-14
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2019-02-28
Actual end date 2019-02-26
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2019-02-26
Company comments The availability date represents estimated availability at the main Sanofi warehouse. Availability dates at a customer’s usual distributor warehouse may vary. Pharmacies are invited to communicate with their preferred distributor to obtain the product availability date. Patients should validate the availability of the product with their respective pharmacy.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information email: CAINTERNET@sanofi.com Telephone: 1-800-265-7927