Infant Formula Shortage

Information for Health Professionals

Learn more about which infant formulas are limited or unavailable, how to ensure you are using the formulas as intended, and which formulas are temporarily approved by Health Canada to support infant feeding during this temporary shortage.

Infant Feeding Nutrition Guidelines

Evidence informed, practical feeding and nutrition recommendations for healthy infants and young children:

Support Documents

Canadian Paediatric Society

For health professionals to share with parents and caregivers looking for information on dealing with the shortage of specialty infant formulas.

Canadian Pharmacists Association

Health Canada

Alberta Blue Cross 


For health professionals, send non-urgent questions related to formula shortages to

Parents & Caregivers