The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and its partners works to keep the public informed of the most current drug shortages. Shortages can adversely affect drug therapy, compromise or delay medical procedures, and result in medication errors.
Leflunomide Tablets – June 24, 2011
Reasons for the Shortage
Apotex has an import ban on all of their solid medications. Apotex has discontinued leflunomide.
Teva has leflunomide tablets on shortage due to unavailability of raw material.
Sandoz has leflunomide tablets on shortage due to increased demand and delay of raw material.