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 08/08/2018)

Company Contact Information:
800-881-3550

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 gm/vial (Carton of 10) (NDC 39822-0125-4) Available Available under X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Customer Service/Order Entry at 1-866-390-4411. Other
2.25 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 39822-0123-2) Available Available under X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Customer Service/Order Entry at 1-866-390-4411. Other
4.5 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 39822-0127-6) Available Available under X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Customer Service/Order Entry at 1-866-390-4411. Other
40.5 gm/vial (NDC 39822-0139-7) Available Available under X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To order, contact X-GEN Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Customer Service/Order Entry at 1-866-390-4411. Other

Apotex Corp. (Reverified 12/12/2018)

Company Contact Information:
800-706-5575

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 60505-0686-4) Currently unavailable and temporarily discontinued due to requirements related to complying with good manufacturing practices Demand increase in the drug
3.375 gm/vial (10 Vials)(NDC 60505-0687-4) Currently unavailable and temporarily discontinued due to requirements related to complying with good manufacturing practices Demand increase in the drug
4.5 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 60505-0688-4) Currently unavailable and temporarily discontinued due to requirements related to complying with good manufacturing practices Demand increase in the drug
40.5 gm/vial (NDC 60505-0773-4) Currently unavailable and temporarily discontinued due to requirements related to complying with good manufacturing practices Demand increase in the drug

AuroMedics Pharma LLC (mfd. by Aurobindo Pharma Ltd.) (Reverified 09/28/2018)

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 (Reverified 11/28/2018)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g, single-dose vial (NDC 63323-309-20) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug
3.375 g, single-dose vial (NDC 63323-300-30) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug
4.5 g, single-dose vial (NDC 63323-320-50) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug
40.5 g, PBP (NDC 63323-304-74) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Reverified 12/06/2018)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g; Single Dose ADD-Vantage Vial (NDC 00409-3374-02) Available Other
3.375 g; Single Dose ADD-Vantage Vial (NDC 00409-3378-13) Available Other
4.5 g; Single Dose ADD-Vantage Vial (NDC 00409-3379-04) Available Other
2.25 g; Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-3383-02) Available Other
3.375 g; Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-3385-13) Available Other
4.5 g; Single Dose Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-3390-04) Available Other
13.5 g; Pharmacy Bulk Vial (NDC 00409-2999-14) Available Other

Mylan Institutional (Reverified 12/07/2018)

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

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-521-22) Available Demand increase for the drug
3.375 g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-522-37) Available Demand increase for the drug
4.5 g Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-523-45) Available Demand increase for the drug

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 12/06/2018)

Company Contact Information:
800-533-4535

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Zosyn; 2.25 g/50 mL; Frozen Galaxy Bag (NDC 00206-8860-02) Limited Supply Available Check Wholesaler and Distributors for Availability Other
Zosyn; 3.375 g/50 mL; Frozen Galaxy Bag (NDC 00206-8861-02) Limited Supply Available Check Wholesaler and Distributors for Availability Other
Zosyn; 4.5 g/100 mL; Frozen Galaxy Bag (NDC 00206-8862-02) Limited Supply Available Check Wholesaler and Distributors for Availability Other
Zosyn 2.25g 10's (NDC 0206-8852-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: TBD Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 3.375 g; Single Use Vial (NDC 00206-8854-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: TBD Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 4.5 g; Single Use Vial (NDC 00206-8855-16) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: TBD Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other
Zosyn; 40.5 g; Pharmacy Bulk Vial (NDC 00206-8859-10) Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: TBD Shortage per Manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay Other

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 12/13/2018)

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
3.375g 30mL vial, (NDC 25021-165-30) Available Demand increase for the drug
4.5g 48mL vial, (NDC 25021-166-48) Available Demand increase for the drug

Sandoz (Revised 12/10/2018)

Company Contact Information:
800-525-8747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25g (NDC 0781-3344-95) Permanently discontinued 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. Other
2.25g (NDC 00781-3110-95) Available Marketed by Sandoz Inc. To order contact Sandoz Customer Service, 800-525-8747. Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-9350-95) Permantly discontinued Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-3350-95) Permantly discontinued Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-3367-95) Permantly discontinued Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-9367-95) Permantly discontinued Other
2.25g (NDC 00781-9344-95) Permanently discontinued 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 (Revised 12/07/2018)

Company Contact Information:
888-493-0861

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25g (NDC 44567-0801-10) On backorder. Addiitional product available in December. 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 (Reverified 12/11/2018)

Company Contact Information:
800-346-6854

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g/vial, 10 vials (NDC 64679-034-01) Available
3.375 g/vial, 10 vials (NDC 64679-056-01) Available
4.5 g/vial, 10 vials (NDC 64679-012-01) Available
40.5 g/vial, 1 vial (NDC 64679-679-01) Available

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