FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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

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Akorn Pharmaceuticals (Revised 10/22/2021)

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) Available

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 06/01/2022)

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 June 2022. 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) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0412-10) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 1 mL prefilled syringe, 24 count (NDC 76045-0002-10) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0412-02) 6 month expiry (11/2022 expiry) dating available by request to wholesalers. 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 Limited (Reverified 06/03/2022)

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) Available Marketing partner: Athenex Pharmaceutical Division, LLC. Demand increase for the drug
25 mg per 5 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 70860-601-05) Available 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 Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug
50 mg per 10 mL Multi-Dose Vial (NDC 47781-589-91) Available Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug
2 mg per 2 mL Single Dose Vial (NDC 70860-600-02) Available Marketing partner: Athenex Pharmaceutical Division, LLC. Demand increase for the drug
2 mg per 2 mL Single Dose Vial (NDC 47781-588-68) Available Marketing partner: Alvogen Inc. Demand increase for the drug

Heritage Pharmaceuticals d/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 04/13/2022)

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) Available Other
25 mg/5mL vial (NDC 23155-601-41) Available Other
2 mg/2mL vial (NDC 23155-600-41) Available; On allocation due to increased demand Other

Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (formerly West-Ward) (Reverified 04/08/2022)

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) 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, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00641-6057-25) 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) 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) 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, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00641-6060-10) Available 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 06/10/2022)

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) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: June 2022; Estimated Recovery: August 2022 Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/5 mL (1 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2305-05) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: June 2022 Demand increase for the drug
5 mg/mL (5 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2308-01) Available

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

Other
50 mg/10 mL (5 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2596-05) Available

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

Other
10 mg/2 mL (5 mg/mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2308-02) Available

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

Other
25 mg/5 mL (5 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2596-03) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: August 2022

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

Demand increase for the drug
10 mg/10 mL (1 mg/mL) Multiple Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-2587-05) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: February 2025 Demand increase for the drug
2 mg/2 mL (1 mg/mL) CARPUJECT™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (NDC 00409-2306-62) Discontinued Discontinuation of the manufacture of the drug
5 mg/mL CARPUJECT™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (NDC 00409-2307-60) Discontinued Discontinuation of the manufacture of the drug

WG Critical Care (Reverified 06/14/2022)

Company Contact Information:
888-493-0861

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
50mg/50mL (1mg/mL) in 0.9% Sodium Chloride single-dose bag (NDC 44567-610-10) Available Please check wholesalers for inventory.
100mg/100mL (1mg/mL) in 0.9% Sodium Chloride single-dose bag (NDC 44567-611-10) Available Please check wholesalers for inventory.

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