Drug Shortage Report for BUSCOPAN

Last updated on 2018-12-18
Report ID 68068
Drug Identification Number 00363839
Brand name BUSCOPAN
Common or Proper name Busopan 20MG/1ML
Company Name SANOFI-AVENTIS CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) HYOSCINE BUTYLBROMIDE
Strength(s) 20MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR INTRAVENOUS SUBCUTANEOUS
Packaging size 10 X 1ml
ATC code A03BB
ATC description BELLADONNAAND DERIVATIVES, PLAIN
Reason for shortage Delay in shipping of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-12-24
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2019-01-08
Actual end date 2018-12-14
Shortage status Avoided shortage
Updated date 2018-12-18
Company comments Back order avoided
Health Canada comments
Company contact information email: CAINTERNET@sanofi.com Telephone: 1-800-265-7927