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Penicillin G Benzathine (Bicillin L-A) Injection
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 04/29/2016
»Therapeutic Categories: Anti-Infective; Pediatric

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Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (Revised 03/20/2017)

Company Contact Information:
800-533-4535

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Bicillin® L-A (penicillin G benzathine suspension) 600,000 units per 1 mL Pediatric Injection Rx (NDC 60793-700-10) Product on allocation. Next delivery anticipated April 2017, with supply improvements by end March 2017. Full recovery expected 4Q2017. Contact Pfizer Customer Service at 800-533-4535. Continuous shipments to wholesalers and distributors. Please check wholesalers and distributors for inventory. For immediate need, please contact the Pfizer Supply Continuity team at 844.804.4677 to assist in obtaining supply.

Dear Customer Letter

Manufacturing delay
Bicillin® L-A (penicillin G benzathine suspension) 1,200,000 units per 2mL (NDC 60793-701-10) Product on allocation. Next delivery anticipated April 2017, with supply improvements by end March 2017. Full recovery expected 4Q2017. Contact Pfizer Customer Service at 800-533-4535. Continuous shipments to wholesalers and distributors. Please check wholesalers and distributors for inventory. For immediate need, please contact the Pfizer Supply Continuity team at 844.804.4677 to assist in obtaining supply.

Dear Customer Letter

Manufacturing delay
Bicillin® L-A (penicillin G benzathine suspension) 2,400,000 units per 4mL (NDC 60793-702-10) Product on allocation. Next delivery anticipated April 2017, with supply improvements by end March 2017. Full recovery expected 4Q2017. Contact Pfizer Customer Service at 800-533-4535. Continuous shipments to wholesalers and distributors. Please check wholesalers and distributors for inventory. For immediate need, please contact the Pfizer Supply Continuity team at 844.804.4677 to assist in obtaining supply.

Dear Customer Letter

Manufacturing delay

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