Drug Shortage Report for ENGERIX-B

Last updated on 2019-02-09
Report ID 75189
Drug Identification Number 02296454
Brand name ENGERIX-B
Common or Proper name Hepatitis B vaccine (recombinant)
Company Name GLAXOSMITHKLINE INC
Active Ingredient(s) HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGEN
Strength(s) 10MCG
Dosage form(s) SUSPENSION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size 1's
ATC code J07BC
ATC description VIRAL VACCINES
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2019-02-08
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-02-08
Company comments Inventory on allocation to support demand in private market. Supply available for public programs.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information 1-800-387-7374