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Ketamine Injection
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 02/16/2018
»Therapeutic Categories: Anesthesia

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Eugia Pharma Specialties LTD. (formerly Aurobindo) (Revised 09/28/2022)

Company Contact Information:
888-238-7880

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
200 mg / 20 mL (NDC 67457-181-20) Available
500 mg / 10 mL (NDC 67457-001-10) Available
1000 mg / 10 mL (NDC 67457-108-10) Currently on backorder, next shipment Late November 2022

Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (formerly West-Ward) (Revised 06/03/2022)

Company Contact Information:
800-631-2174

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
50 mg/mL, 10 mL vial (NDC 0143-9508-10) This presentation is currently available. Demand increase for the drug
100 mg/mL, 5 mL vial (NDC 0143-9509-10) This presentation is temporarily on backorder.

Hospira, Inc. (Reverified 09/12/2022)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
500 mg/5 mL (100 mg/mL); Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2051-05) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: October 2022; Estimated Recovery: March 2023 Demand increase for the drug
500 mg/10 mL (50 mg/mL); Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2053-10) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: February 2023 Check Wholesaler for Availability Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other

Par Pharmaceutical (Revised 08/12/2022)

Company Contact Information:
201-802-4000

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
10 mg/mL, 20 mL MDV (NDC 42023-113-10) Contact customer service at 1-800-828-9393 Demand increase
100 mg/mL, 5 mL MDV (NDC 42023-115-10) Releases to be intermittent – Please check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase
50 mg/mL, 10 mL MDV (NDC 42023-114-10) Releases to be intermittent – Please check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
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