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Heparin Sodium and Sodium Chloride 0.9% Injection
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 11/14/2017
»Therapeutic Categories: Hematology

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Baxter Healthcare (Reverified 11/24/2020)

Company Contact Information:
888-229-0001

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Heparin Sodium and 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection in VIAFLEX Plus Plastic Container: 2,000 USP units in 1000 mL. Product code 2B0944 (NDC 0338-0433-04) Available
Heparin Sodium and 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection in VIAFLEX Plus Plastic Container: 1,000 USP units in 500 mL. Product code 2B0953 (NDC 0338-0431-03) Unavailable Product code 2B0953 was replaced with code AHB0953U Other
Heparin Sodium and 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, 1,000 units / 500 mL (2 units / mL) in VIAFLEX Plastic Container. Product code AHB0953U (NDC 0338-0424-18) Available Product code AHB0953U replaces code 2B0953

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Reverified 10/23/2020)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
1,000 Units/500 mL; (2 units/mL); Single dose, freeflex bag; (NDC 63323-519-77) Expected availability February 2021 Other
2,000 Units/1000 mL; (2 units/mL); Single dose, freeflex bag; (NDC 63323-519-10) Expected availability February 2021 Other

Hospira, Inc. (Revised 11/20/2020)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
1,000 Units/500 mL (2 Units/mL); Flexible Container (NDC 00409-7620-03) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: November 2020; Estimated Recovery: July 2021 Check Wholesaler for Availability Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
2,000 Units/1000 mL (2 Units/mL); Flexible Container (NDC 00409-7620-59) Available Other

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 10/22/2020)

Company Contact Information:
866-625-1618

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
1000 units/mL 10mL pack 25 (NDC 25021-400-10) Available.

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