Drug Shortage Report for PEDIAPRED

Last updated on 2019-08-24 History
Report ID 90725
Drug Identification Number 02230619
Brand name PEDIAPRED
Common or Proper name Pediapred
Company Name SANOFI-AVENTIS CANADA INC
Active Ingredient(s) PREDNISOLONE
Strength(s) 5MG
Dosage form(s) SOLUTION
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 120ml
ATC code H02AB
ATC description CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR SYSTEMIC USE, PLAIN
Reason for shortage Demand increase for the drug.
Anticipated start date 2019-08-23
Actual start date
Estimated end date 2019-10-07
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2019-08-24
Company comments The availability date represents estimated availability at the main Sanofi warehouse. Availability dates at a customer’s usual distributor warehouse may vary. Pharmacies are invited to communicate with their preferred distributor to obtain the product availability date. Patients should validate the availability of the product with their respective pharmacy.
Health Canada comments
Company contact information email: CAINTERNET@sanofi.com Telephone: 1-800-265-7927

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