FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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Morphine Sulfate Injection, USP
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 10/31/2017
»Therapeutic Categories: Analgesia/Addiction

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Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 11/17/2017)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2 mg per 1 mL, Single-use prefilled syringe (NDC 76045-004-10) Backordered. Next release anticipated November 2017. Check Wholesalers for Inventory Demand increase for the drug
4 mg per 1 mL, Single-use prefilled syringe (NDC 76045-005-10) Backordered. Next release anticipated November 2017. Check Wholesalers for Inventory Demand increase for the drug
5 mg per 1 mL, Single-use prefilled syringe (NDC 76045-006-10) Backordered. Next release anticipated Q1-2018. Check Wholesalers for Inventory Demand increase for the drug
8 mg per 1 mL, Single-use prefilled syring (NDC 76045-007-10) Available Check Wholesalers for Inventory Demand increase for the drug
10 mg per 1 mL, Single-use prefilled syringe (NDC 76045-008-10) Backordered. Next release date not available at this time. Check Wholesalers for Inventory Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Revised 11/13/2017)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
25 mg/mL (250 mg/10 mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-1135-02) Next delivery: Mid November 2017. Estimated recovery: December 2017 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
2 mg/mL (2 mg/mL) Carpuject™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1890-01) Next delivery: Early December 2017. Estimated recovery: June 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
2 mg/mL (2 mg/mL) iSecure™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1890-11) Next delivery: 3Q 2018. Estimated recovery: September 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
4 mg/mL (4 mg/mL) Carpuject™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1891-01) Next delivery: Early December 2017. Estimated recovery: June 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
4 mg/mL (4 mg/mL) iSecure™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1891-11) Next delivery: 3Q 2018. Estimated recovery: September 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
8 mg/mL (8 mg/mL) Carpuject™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1892-01) Next delivery: 3Q 2018. Estimated recovery: September 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
8 mg/mL (8 mg/mL) iSecure™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1892-11) Available Available Other
10 mg/mL (10 mg/mL) Carpuject™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1893-01) Next delivery: 3Q 2018. Estimated recovery: September 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
10 mg/mL (10 mg/mL) iSecure™ Luer Lock Glass Syringe (no needle) (NDC 0409-1893-11) Available Available Other
0.5 mg/mL (5 mg/10 mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-3814-12) Next delivery: Mid November 2017. Estimated recovery: December 2017 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
1 mg/mL (10 mg/10 mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-3815-12) Next delivery: Early December 2017. Estimated recovery: March 2018 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
50 mg/mL (1,000 mg/20 mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-1134-03) Available Available Other
50 mg/mL (2,500 mg/50 mL) Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 0409-1134-05) Next delivery: Early November 2017. Estimated recovery: December 2017 Shortage per Manufacturing: Manufacturing Delay Other

West-Ward Pharmaceuticals (New 11/03/2017)

Company Contact Information:
800-631-2174

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
4 mg/mL, 1 mL vial (NDC 0641-6125-25) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Product will be made available as it is released- estimated release 1Q 2018 Demand increase for the drug
8 mg/mL, 1 mL vial (NDC 0641-6126-25) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Product will be made available as it is released- estimated release 1Q 2018 Demand increase for the drug
10 mg/mL, 1 mL vial (NDC 0641-6127-25) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Product will be made available as it is released- estimated release 1Q 2018 Demand increase for the drug

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