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Mecasermin [rDNA origin] (Increlex) Injection
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 04/26/2012
»Therapeutic Categories: Endocrinology/Metabolism; Pediatric

Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (Revised 08/01/2016)

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Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
INCRELEX (mecasermin [rDNA origin] injection), 10 mg/mL (NDC-15054-1040-5) Limited supply available. In conjunction with FDA, Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. is making available INCRELEX Lot# 441453F. This lot was produced at an alternate manufacturing facility that has not been approved by the FDA. Please see the Dear Healthcare Provider Letter for additional product and supply information. Contact Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. regarding product availability.

Dear HCP Letter Lot 441453F expiry extension

Shortage of an active ingredient

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