Drug Shortage Report for ATACAND TAB 16 MG

Last updated on 2019-02-10
Report ID 73737
Drug Identification Number 02239092
Brand name ATACAND TAB 16 MG
Common or Proper name candesartan cilexetil tablets
Company Name ASTRAZENECA CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) CANDESARTAN CILEXETIL
Strength(s) 16MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 2 x 15 tablet blisters
ATC code C09CA
ATC description ANGIOTENSIN II ANTAGONISTS, PLAIN
Reason for shortage Other (Please describe in comments)
Anticipated start date 2019-02-09
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2019-02-28
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-02-09
Company comments Fulfilling additional Health Canada requirements
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.