Drug Shortage Report for APO CIMETIDINE TAB 300MG

Last updated on 2017-06-08
Report ID 93
Drug Identification Number 00487872
Brand name APO CIMETIDINE TAB 300MG
Common or Proper name CIMETIDINE
Company Name APOTEX INC
Active Ingredient(s) CIMETIDINE
Strength(s) 300MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 1000 BTL
ATC code A02BA
ATC description DRUGS FOR PEPTIC ULCER AND GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD)
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date
Actual start date 2017-03-01
Estimated end date 2017-06-09
Actual end date 2017-06-07
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2017-06-08
Company comments APO-CIMETIDINE 300 MG FCT 100 BTL is available
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 150 SIGNET DRIVE
TORONTO, ONTARIO
CANADA M9L 1T9
Company contact information Apotex Customer Service - 1-877-427-6839