Essential medicine shortages are allegedly worsening across Canada. Due to medicine shortages, pharmacists and patients are exploring alternatives. The shortage of these drugs, according to officials, will not be remedied until the new year, worsening the issue. For months, there has been a shortage of Lenoltec No. 4, a generic form of Tylenol 4, as well as Ozempic, a frequently used type 2 diabetic medication. According to pharmacists, the shortage of these important medications is causing anxiety.