POISON ALERT UPDATE: Pyridoxine injectable is backordered. See recommendations.
Update Pyridoxine Backorder
The Ontario Poison Centre is aware of an ongoing shortage of Pyridoxine hydrochloride injectable. Previous communication with Mylan Pharmaceuticals (verbal communication on July 2, 2019) indicated that 1 mL single dose vials containing 100 mg pyridoxine hydrochloride injectable were available. We have since been informed (verbal communication August 2, 2019) that only the 30 mL vials of 100 mg/mL of pyridoxine hydrochloride injectable are available in Canada. Please see the attached document below for Ontario Poison Centre's recommendations during this time of shortage.