Drug Shortage Report for APO CIMETIDINE TAB 400MG

Last updated on 2017-10-05
Report ID 99
Drug Identification Number 00600059
Brand name APO CIMETIDINE TAB 400MG
Common or Proper name CIMETIDINE
Company Name APOTEX INC
Active Ingredient(s) CIMETIDINE
Strength(s) 400MG
Dosage form(s) TABLET
Route of administration ORAL
Packaging size 100 BTL & 500 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 2015-01-23
Estimated end date Unknown
Actual end date
Shortage status Actual shortage
Updated date 2017-10-04
Company comments
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 150 SIGNET DRIVE
TORONTO, ONTARIO
CANADA M9L 1T9
Company contact information Apotex Customer Service - 1-877-427-6839