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Dextrose 5% Injection Bags
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 10/10/2017
»Therapeutic Categories: Gastroenterology; Other; Pediatric

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Baxter Healthcare (Revised 10/18/2017)

Company Contact Information:
888-229-0001

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Glucose 5% w/v Intravenous Infusion BP, 50 mL, VIAFLO container Product code FE0086G (NDC 0338-9547-50) Limited quantities will be available in the next few weeks. Baxter will provide further updates as more product becomes available. Baxter Healthcare Corporation in conjunction with FDA has initiated temporary importation of Glucose 5% w/v Intravenous Infusion BP in VIAFLO (non-PVC) container into the U.S. market to address drug shortages.

Dear Health Care Letter, Ireland

Other
Glucose 5% w/v Intravenous Infusion BP, 100 mL, VIAFLO container Product code FE0087 (NDC 0338-9551-50) Limited quantities will be available in the next few weeks. Baxter will provide further updates as more product becomes available. Baxter Healthcare Corporation in conjunction with FDA has initiated temporary importation of Glucose 5% w/v Intravenous Infusion BP in VIAFLO (non-PVC) container into the U.S. market to address drug shortages.

Dear Health Care Letter, Ireland

Other
Glucose 5% Intravenous Infusion in VIAFLEX Container, 50 mL, Product code AHB0086A (NDC 0338-9573-60) Limited quantities will be available in the next few weeks. Baxter will provide further updates as more product becomes available. Baxter Healthcare Corporation in conjunction with FDA has initiated temporary importation of Glucose 5% Intravenous Infusion in VIAFLEX (PVC) container into the U.S. market to address drug shortages.

Dear Health Care Letter, Australia

Other
Glucose 5% Intravenous Infusion in VIAFLEX Container, 100 mL, Product code AHB0087 (NDC 0338-9569-48) Limited quantities will be available in the next few weeks. Baxter will provide further updates as more product becomes available. Baxter Healthcare Corporation in conjunction with FDA has initiated temporary importation of Glucose 5% Intravenous Infusion in VIAFLEX (PVC) Container into the U.S. market to address drug shortages.

Dear Health Care Letter, Australia

Other
5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 50 mL, in VIAFLEX Plastic Container: Single Pack (NDC 0338-0017-41) Quad Pack (NDC 0338-0017-11) Multi Pack (NDC: 0338-0017-31) On allocation Other
5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 100 mL, in VIAFLEX Plastic Container: Single Pack (NDC 0338-0017-48) Quad Pack (NDC 0338-0017-18 Multi Pack (NDC: 0338-0017-38) On allocaton Other

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (New 10/10/2017)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 100mL (NDC 63323-624-61) Estimated availability Mid November 2017 Reduction in market supply
5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 250mL (NDC 63323-624-74) Estimated availability Mid October 2017 Reduction in market supply

Hospira, Inc. (New 10/11/2017)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
5 %; 50 mL ADD-Vantage™ Flexible Container (NDC 0409-7100-66) Avaialble Available Other
5 %; 100 mL ADD-Vantage™ Flexible Container (NDC 0409-7100-67) Available Available OIther

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