Drug Shortage Report for VANCOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE FOR INJECTION, USP

Last updated on 2019-09-10 History
Report ID 73886
Drug Identification Number 02394634
Brand name VANCOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE FOR INJECTION, USP
Common or Proper name VANCOMYCIN HCl
Company Name SANDOZ CANADA INCORPORATED
Active Ingredient(s) VANCOMYCIN
Strength(s) 1G
Dosage form(s) POWDER FOR SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 10 vials
ATC code J01XA
ATC description OTHER ANTIBACTERIALS
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2018-12-17
Estimated end date 2019-09-30
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-09-10
Company comments Competitive BO resulting in limited supply. Closely monitoring stock at wholesalers.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 110 RUE DE LAUZON
BOUCHERVILLE, QUEBEC
CANADA J4B 1E6
Company contact information 1 800-361-3062

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