Drug Shortage Report for EPIPEN

Last updated on 2019-07-17 History
Report ID 89478
Drug Identification Number 00509558
Brand name EPIPEN
Common or Proper name EPIPEN
Company Name MYLAN SPECIALTY LP
Active Ingredient(s) EPINEPHRINE
Strength(s) 1MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration INTRAMUSCULAR
Packaging size Each (0.3MG/0.3ML AUTO-INJECTOR)
ATC code C01CA
ATC description CARDIAC STIMULANTS EXCL. CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2019-07-16
Estimated end date 2019-10-04
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-07-17
Company comments We can confirm that product is still routinely shipping to Canada. However, out of abundance of caution, we have decided to preventatively manage available EpiPen 0.3 mg supply in Canada through measured national allocation to wholesalers.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 781 CHESTNUT RIDGE ROAD
MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA
UNITED STATES 26504-4310
Company contact information

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