FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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Famotidine Tablets
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 05/04/2020
»Therapeutic Categories: Gastroenterology

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals (New 05/04/2020)

Company Contact Information:
908-393-9604

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
20 mg Bottle of 100 counts (NDC 62332-001-31) Available
20 mg Bottle of 1000 counts (NDC 62332-001-91) Available
40 mg Bottle of 100 counts (NDC 62332-002-31) Available
40 mg Bottle of 500 counts (NDC 62332-002-71) Available
40 mg Bottle of 1000 counts (NDC 62332-002-91) Available

Aurobindo Pharma (New 05/04/2020)

Company Contact Information:
732-839-9400

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
20 mg - 100/Bottle (NDC 65862-859-01) Availability to support incremental demand estimate week of June 15th 2020 Product is on customer allocation. Demand increase for the drug
40 mg - 100/Bottle (NDC 65862-860-01) Availability to support incremental demand estimate week of June 15th Product is on customer allocation. Demand increase for the drug

Carlsbad Technology, Inc. (New 05/04/2020)

Company Contact Information:

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
20mg 100 count (NDC 61442-121-01) We do have some stock, however, due to such high demand, we cannot send to all customers. We send as much as we can. We are still shipping products. However, we are limited due to manufacturing capabilities, as well as limited resources such as active ingredient. Demand increase for the drug and shortage of an active ingredient
20 mg 1000 count (NDC 61442-121-10) We do have some stock, however, due to such high demand, we cannot send to all customers. We send as much as we can. We are still shipping products. However, we are limited due to manufacturing capabilities, as well as limited resources such as active ingredient. Demand increase for the drug and shortage of an active ingredient
40 mg 100 count (NDC 61442-122-01) We do have some stock, however, due to such high demand, we cannot send to all customers. We send as much as we can. We are still shipping products. However, we are limited due to manufacturing capabilities, as well as limited resources such as active ingredient. Demand increase for the drug and shortage of an active ingredient
40 mg 1000 count (NDC 61442-122-10) We do have some stock, however, due to such high demand, we cannot send to all customers. We send as much as we can. We are still shipping products. However, we are limited due to manufacturing capabilities, as well as limited resources such as active ingredient. Demand increase for the drug and shortage of an active ingredient

Teva Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 05/19/2020)

Company Contact Information:
800-545-8800

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
20 MG 100 Count (NDC 0172-5728-60) On backorder, expected recovery in Q4, 2020 This product is on allocation, however we are satisfying historical committed customer demand. Demand increase for the drug
20 MG 1000 Count (NDC 0172-5728-80) On backorder, expected recovery in Q4, 2020 This product is on allocation, however we are satisfying historical committed customer demand. Demand increase for the drug
20 MG 500 Count (NDC 0172-5728-70) On backorder, expected recovery in Q4, 2020 This product is on allocation, however we are satisfying historical committed customer demand. Demand increase for the drug
40 MG 100 Count (NDC 0172-5729-60) On backorder, expected recovery in Q4, 2020 This product is on allocation, however we are satisfying historical committed customer demand. Demand increase for the drug
40 MG 500 Count (NDC 0172-5729-70) On backorder, expected recovery in Q4, 2020 This product is on allocation, however we are satisfying historical committed customer demand. Demand increase for the drug

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