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: 04/02/2014
»Therapeutic Categories: Anti-Infective; Pediatric

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Apollo Pharmaceuticals Inc. (New 04/21/2017)

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 the first week of May 2017 Other

Apotex Corp. (Reverified 04/03/2017)

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) Available Demand increase in the drug
3.75 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 60505-0687-4) Available Demand increase in the drug
4.5 gm/vial (10 Vials) (NDC 60505-0688-4) On backorder. Estimated Recovery: June 2017 Demand increase in the drug
40.5 gm/vial (NDC 60505-0773-4) Available Demand increase in the drug

AuroMedics Pharma LLC (mfd. by Aurobindo Pharma Ltd.) (Revised 01/20/2015)

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) On intermittent back order; the company is releasing product as it becomes available. Check whole-salers for inventory. Other
3.375 g SDV Cartons of 10 (NDC 55150-120-30) On intermittent back order; the company is releasing product as it becomes available. Check whole-salers for inventory. Other
4.5 g SDV Cartons of 10 (NDC 55150-121-50) On intermittent back order; the company is releasing product as it becomes available. Check whole-salers for inventory. Other

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Revised 04/06/2017)

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) Currently backordered. Increasing manufacturing and shipping upon release. 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) Currently backordered. Increasing manufacturing and shipping upon release. Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug
40.5 g, PBP (NDC 63323-304-74) Currently backordered. Increasing manufacturing and shipping upon release. Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Revised 04/21/2017)

Company Contact Information:
877-946-7747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g Add-Vantage Vial (NDC 0409-3374-02) Next delivery: Late April 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Limited Supply. Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
3.375 g; Add-Vantage Vial (NDC 0409-3378-13) Next delivery: Late May 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
4.5 g; Add-Vantage Vial (NDC 0409-3379-04) Next delivery: Early May 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Limited Supply. Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
2.25 g; Vial (NDC 0409-3383-02) Next delivery: Early May 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Limited Supply. Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
3.375 g; Vial (NDC 0409-3385-13) Next delivery: Early May 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Limited Supply. Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
4.5 g; Vial (NDC 0409-3390-04) Next delivery: Early May 2017; Estimated recovery: 2Q 2017 Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other

Mylan Institutional (Revised 04/25/2017)

Company Contact Information:
800-796-9526

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25g 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) Unavailable. Estimated recovery: TBD Demand increase for the drug

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (Revised 04/21/2017)

Company Contact Information:
800-533-4535

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
Zosyn 2.25/50mL Frozen Bag 24's (NDC 0206-8860-02) Available Available Other
Zosyn 3.375/50mL Frozen Bags 24's (NDC 0206-8861-02) Available Available Other
Zosyn 4.5/100mL Frozen Bags 12's (NDC 0206-8862-02) Available Available Other
Zosyn 2.25g 10's (NDC 0206-8852-16) Next delivery: January 2018; Estimated recovery: January 2018 Next delivery and estimated recovery TBD. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
Zosyn 3.375g 10's (NDC 0206-8854-16) Next delivery: January 2018; Estimated recovery: January 2018 Next delivery and estimated recovery TBD; Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
Zosyn 4.5g 10's (NDC 0206-8855-16) Next delivery: January 2018; Estimated recovery: January 2018 Next delivery and estimated recovery TBD. Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Other
Zosyn 40.5g Pharm Bulk 1's (NDC 0206-8859-10) Next delivery: January 2018; Estimated recovery: January 2018 Next delivery and estimated recovery TBD; Shortage per manufacturer: Manufacturing Delay. Manufacturing delay

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Revised 01/13/2017)

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) Product is backordered. Estimated availability: January 2017. Demand increase for the drug
3.375g 30mL vial, (NDC 25021-165-30) Product is backordered. Estimated availability: January 2017. Demand increase for the drug
4.5g 48mL vial, (NDC 25021-166-48) Product is backordered. Estimated availability: January 2017. Demand increase for the drug

Sandoz (Revised 04/27/2017)

Company Contact Information:
800-525-8747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25g (NDC 0781-3344-95) Limited supply. Intermittent backorders likely. Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-3114-95) Available Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-3113-95) Available Other
2.25g (NDC 00781-3110-95) Available Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-9350-95) Limited supply. Backorders likely. Other
3.375g (NDC 00781-3350-95) Limited supply. Intermittent backorders likely. Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-3367-95) Limited supply. Intermittent backorders likely. Other
4.5g (NDC 00781-9367-95) Limited supply. Intermittent backorders likely. Other
2.25g (NDC 00781-9344-95) Limited supply. Intermittent backorders likely. Other

WG Critical Care (Reverified 04/18/2016)

Company Contact Information:
888-493-0861

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

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