FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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Vancomycin Hydrochloride for Injection, USP
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 11/07/2014
»Therapeutic Categories: Anti-Infective; Other; Pediatric

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Baxter Healthcare (Reverified 05/25/2016)

Company Contact Information:
888-229-0001

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
500mg/100 mL, GALAXY Plastic Container (NDC 0338-3551-48) Available Demand increase for the drug
750 mg/150 mL (underfill in 200 mL), GALAXY Plastic Container (NDC 0338-3580-48) Available Demand increase for the drug
1 gram/200 mL, GALAXY Plastic Container (NDC 0338-3552-48) Available Demand increase for the drug

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 06/15/2016)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
500 mg / single dose vial (NDC 63323-221-10) Available Check wholesaler inventory Demand increase for the drug
1 g / single dose vial (NDC 63323-284-20) Available Check wholesaler inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 g / PBP (NDC 63323-295-61) Backordered. Next release anticipated June 2016. Check wholesaler inventory Demand increase for the drug
10 g / PBP (NDC 63323-314-61) Backordered. Next release anticipated June 2016. Check wholesaler inventory Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Reverified 06/14/2016)

Company Contact Information:
877-946-7747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
500 mg Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-4332-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available. Other
750 mg Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-6531-02) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Other
500 mg Single Dose ADD-Vantageā„¢ Glass Vial (NDC 0409-6534-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Other
750 mg Single Dose ADD-Vantage; Glass Vial (NDC 0409-6531-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available. Other
1 g Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-6533-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available.

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Other
1 g Single Dose ADD-Vantageā„¢ Glass Vial (NDC 0409-6535-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available. Other
5 g Pharmacy Bulk Package Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-6509-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available. Other
10 g Pharmacy Bulk Package Glass Bottle (NDC 0409-6510-01) Available Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per Manufacturer: Available. Other

Mylan Institutional (Reverified 06/22/2016)

Company Contact Information:
800-796-9526

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
500mg Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-339-50) Available Demand increase for the drug
1g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-340-01) Available Demand increase for the drug
10g Pkg of 1 (NDC 67457-342-10) Available Demand increase for the drug
5g Pkg of 1 (NDC 67457-341-05) Available Demand increase for the drug
5g Pkg of 1 Novaplus (NDC 67457-613-10) Available Demand increase for the drug
500mg Pkg of 10 Novaplus (NDC 67457-611-10) Available Demand increase for the drug
1g Pkg of 10 Novaplus (NDC 67457-612-20) Available Demand increase for the drug
10 g Pkg of 1 NOVAPLUS (NDC 67457-614-10) Available Demand increase for the drug

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Revised 05/16/2016)

Company Contact Information:
866-625-1618

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
10g vial Pharmacy Bulk Package (NDC 25021-158-99) Available Demand increase for the drug
5g vial Pharmacy Bulk Package (NDC 25021-157-99) Available Demand increase for the drug

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