FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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Midazolam Injection, USP
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 04/02/2020
»Therapeutic Categories: Anesthesia; Neurology

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Akorn Pharmaceuticals (New 04/02/2020)

Company Contact Information:
800-932-5676

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
10 ML Vial - Pack of 10 (NDC 17478-0524-10) Limited supply. On allocation for 2020. Cannot supply market demand. Other

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 05/15/2020)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
1 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0411-10) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
1 mg/mL, 2 mL prefilled syringe, 24 count (NDC 76045-0001-20) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
1 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0411-12) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
1 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0411-25) Backordered. Next release May 2020 Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 1 mL fill in 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0412-25) Backordered. Next release June 2020. Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0412-10) Backordered. Next release May 2020 Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 2 mL prefilled syringe, 24 count (NDC 76045-0003-20) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0412-02) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0412-05) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug

Gland Pharma (Revised 05/11/2020)

Company Contact Information:
Athenex: 855-273-0154; Alvogen: 973-532-7840

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
50 mg per 10 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 70860-601-10) No stock available. Resupply June 2020 Marketing partner: Athenex Pharmaceutical Division, LLC. Demand increase for the drug
25 mg per 5 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 70860-601-05) No stock available. Resupply July 2020 Marketing partner: Athenex Pharmaceutical Division, LLC. Demand increase for the drug
25 mg per 5 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 47781-589-17) No stock available, Resupply July 2020 Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug
50 mg per 10 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 47781-589-91) On allocation Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug
2 mg per 2 mL Single Dose Vial (NDC 70860-600-02) No stock available, Resupply July 2020 Marketing partner: Athenex Pharmaceutical Division, LLC. Demand increase for the drug
2 mg per 2 mL Single Dose Vial (NDC 47781-588-68) Stock available. Additional resupply June 2020 Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug

Heritage Pharmaceuticals d/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals (Revised 04/28/2020)

Company Contact Information:
855-228-9470

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
50 mg/10mL vial (NDC 23155-601-42) On backorder; resupply date June 2020 Demand increase for the drug
25 mg/5mL vial (NDC 23155-601-41) On backorder; resupply date July 2020 Demand increase for the drug
2 mg/2mL vial (NDC 23155-600-41) Available Demand increase for the drug

Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (formerly West-Ward) (Revised 05/12/2020)

Company Contact Information:
800-631-2174

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
1 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00641-6056-10) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Additional lots are scheduled for manufacturing to meet demand. Product will be made available as it is released. Demand increase for the drug
1 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00641-6057-25) Inventory is currently available. Additional lots are scheduled for manufacturing to meet demand. Product will be made available as it is released. Demand increase for the drug
1 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 0641-6059-25) Inventory is currently available. Additional lots are scheduled for manufacturing to meet demand. Product will be made available as it is released. Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00641-6061-25) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Additional lots are scheduled for manufacturing to meet demand. Product will be made available as it is released. Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00641-6060-10) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Additional lots are scheduled for manufacturing to meet demand. Product will be made available as it is released. Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Revised 05/28/2020)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2 mg/2mL (1 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2305-17) Available
5 mg/5 mL (1 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2305-05) Available
5 mg/mL (5 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2308-01) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: June 2020; Estimated Recovery: July 2020

Extended Use Dates Provided by Pfizer to Assist with Emergency Syringe Shortages

Demand Increase for the Drug
50 mg/10 mL (5 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2596-05) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: June 2020; Estimated Recovery: October 2020

Extended Use Dates Provided by Pfizer to Assist with Emergency Syringe Shortages

Demand Increase for the Drug
10 mg/2 mL (5 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2308-02) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: June 2020 Demand Increase for the Drug
25 mg/5 mL (5 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2596-03) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: May 2020 Demand Increase for the Drug
10 mg/10 mL (1 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2587-05) Available
2 mg/2 mL (1 mg/mL) CARPUJECT™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (NDC 00409-2306-62) Next delivery and Estimated Recovery: June 2021 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
5 mg/mL CARPUJECT™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (NDC 00409-2307-60) Next delivery and Estimated Recovery: June 2021 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other

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