Drug Shortage Report for AVANDIA

Last updated on 2018-12-14
Report ID 69611
Drug Identification Number 02241114
Brand name AVANDIA
Common or Proper name rosiglitazone (as rosiglitazone maleate) tablets
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) ROSIGLITAZONE
Strength(s) 8MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 60's
ATC code A10BG
ATC description BLOOD GLUCOSE LOWERING DRUGS, EXCL. INSULINS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2019-05-01
Actual start date
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Anticipated shortage
Updated date 2018-12-14
Company comments AVANDIA 2mg and 4mg will continue to be available.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374