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The issue: Methotrimeprazine 25 mg/mL x 1 mL injectable is on backorder from the only manufacturer in Canada, Sanofi-Aventis. NH currently has approximately 8 weeks of inventory in pharmacies and wardstock locations and will likely stock out without conservation measures.

The issue: Erythromycin 250 mg oral tablets have been discontinued from the sole manufacturer in Canada.

August 2022 formulary update - effective August 11, 2022

Included in the update:

The Issue: dimercaprol 300 mg vials have been discontinued in Canada.

June 2022 formulary update - effective June 22, 2022

Northern Health (NH) will be receiving a team of seven Accreditation Canada Surveyors between July 10-15, 2022 to complete the second half of our evaluation on Primary and Community Care & Population Health.