FDA Drug Shortages

Current and Resolved Drug Shortages and Discontinuations Reported to FDA

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Piperacillin and Tazobactam (Zosyn) Injection
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: No date available
»Therapeutic Categories: Anti-Infective; Pediatric

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Apollo Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
800-881-3550

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 39822-0125-4) Available - Less than one year dating Marketed by X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN at 1-866-390-4411.
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 39822-0123-2) Available Marketed by X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN at 1-866-390-4411
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 39822-0127-6) Discontinued Marketed by X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN at 1-866-390-4411
40.5 g, pharmacy bulk vial (NDC 39822-0139-7) Available - Less than one year dating Marketed by X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN at 1-866-390-4411
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 61990-0110-2) Available Marketed by Apollo Pharmaceuticals Inc. Check wholesalers for inventory.

Aurobindo Pharma (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
888-238-7880

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 25021-165-30) Available Marketed by Sagent Pharmaceuticals. To order, contact Sagent at 1-866-625-1618.
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 25021-166-48) Backordered. Estimated availability August 2019 Marketed by Sagent Pharmaceuticals. To order, contact Sagent at 1-866-625-1618. Demand increase for the drug

AuroMedics Pharma LLC (mfd. by Aurobindo Pharma Ltd.) (Reverified 03/05/2019)

Company Contact Information:
888-238-7880

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g SDV Cartons of 10 (NDC 55150-119-30) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Other
3.375 g SDV Cartons of 10 (NDC 55150-120-30) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Other
4.5 g SDV Cartons of 10 (NDC 55150-121-50) Available Check wholesalers for inventory Other

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 63323-983-21) Available Check wholesalers for inventory.
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 63323-0982-52) Available Check wholesalers for inventory.

Mylan Institutional (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
800-RXMYLAN (1-800-796- 9526)

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-522-37) Unavailable. Expected recovery: Q4-19. Demand increase for the drug
4.5 g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-523-45) Unavailable. Expected delivery: September 2019. Expected recovery: September 2019. Demand increase for the drug
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 67457-521-22) Available

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
800-533-4535

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Zosyn 2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0206-8852-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: March 2020 Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0206-8854-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: March 2020 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0206-8855-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: March 2020 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 40.5 g, pharmacy bulk vial (NDC 0206-8859-10) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: March 2020 Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 2.25 g/50 mL, frozen IV bag (NDC 0206-8860-02) Available
Zosyn; 3.375 g/50 mL, frozen IV bag (NDC 0206-8861-02) Available
Zosyn; 4.5 g/100 mL, frozen IV bag (NDC 0206-8862-02) Available

Qilu Tianhe Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 60505-6156-4) Available Marketed by Apotex Corp. To order, contact Apotex at 800-706-5575.
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 60505-6157-4) Available Marketed by Apotex Corp. To order, contact Apotex at 800-706-5575.
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 60505-6159-4) Available Marketed by Apotex Corp. To order, contact Apotex at 800-706-5575.

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Revised 08/19/2019)

Company Contact Information:
866-625-1618

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25mg 30mL vial, (NDC 25021-164-30) Available Demand increase for the drug

Sandoz (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
800-525-8747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3374-02) ADD-Vantage Next Delivery: September 2019; Estimated Recovery: October 2019 Check Wholesaler for Availability Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3378-13) ADD-Vantage Available Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3379-04) ADD-Vantage Available Other
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3383-02) Available Other
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3385-13) Available Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3390-04) Available Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-3114-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747. Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-3113-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747.
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-3110-95) Available
13.5 g, pharmacy bulk bottle (NDC 0409-2999-14) Available Other
2.25 g (NDC 0781-9210-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order, contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747 Other
4.5 g (NDC 0781-9214-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order, contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747 Other
3.375 g (NDC 0781-9213-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order, contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747 Other

WG Critical Care (Reverified 05/01/2019)

Company Contact Information:
888-493-0861

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25g (NDC 44567-0801-10) Available Product continues to be manufactured, please check wholesalers for inventory. Increased demand for the product.
3.375g (NDC 44567-0802-10) Available Product continues to be manufactured, please check wholesalers for inventory. Increased demand for the product.
4.5g (NDC 44567-0803-10) Available Product continues to be manufactured, please check wholesalers for inventory. Increased demand for the product.
40.5g (NDC 44567-0804-01) Available Product continues to be manufactured, please check wholesalers for inventory. Increased demand for the product.

Wockhardt (Revised 08/22/2019)

Company Contact Information:
800-346-6854

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 64679-034-01) Available
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 64679-0056-01) Available
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 64679-012-01) Available
40.5 g, pharmacy bulk vial (NDC 64679-679-01) Available

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