Drug Shortage Report for OZURDEX

Last updated on 2019-03-21
Report ID 76570
Drug Identification Number 02363445
Brand name OZURDEX
Common or Proper name dexamethasone intravitreal implant
Company Name ALLERGAN INC
Active Ingredient(s) DEXAMETHASONE
Strength(s) 0.7MG
Dosage form(s) IMPLANT
Route of administration INTRAVITREAL
Packaging size 0.7MG
ATC code S01BA
ATC description ANTIINFLAMMATORY AGENTS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2019-02-25
Actual start date 2019-03-04
Estimated end date 2019-03-25
Actual end date 2019-03-20
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2019-03-20
Company comments Rebuilding in country inventory levels following prior supply disruption
Health Canada comments
Company contact information Company contact information; Telephone number: 800-668-6424 Email address: MR-GENERAL_INQUIRY@allergan.com Website address: allergan.ca Postal address: 500-85 Enterprise Blvd, Markham, Ontario, L6G 0B5