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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Aurobindo Pharma (Reverified 12/10/2019)

Company Contact Information:
888-238-7880

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 55150-119-30) Available Marketed by AuroMedics Pharma LLC. Check wholesalers for inventory.
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 55150-120-30) Available Marketed by AuroMedics Pharma LLC. Check wholesalers for inventory.
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 55150-121-50) Available Marketed by AuroMedics Pharma LLC. Check wholesalers for inventory.
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 25021-164-30) Available Marketed by Sagent Pharmaceuticals. To order, contact Sagent at 1-866-625-1618.
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) Available Marketed by Sagent Pharmaceuticals. To order, contact Sagent at 1-866-625-1618. Manufacturing delay

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Reverified 02/20/2020)

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. Demand increase for the drug
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 63323-0982-52) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug
2.25 g, single-dose vial (NDC 63323-981-21) Available Check wholesalers for inventory. Demand increase for the drug

Mylan Institutional (Reverified 02/20/2020)

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

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

Qilu Tianhe Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Reverified 01/23/2020)

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.

Sandoz (Reverified 02/19/2020)

Company Contact Information:
800-525-8747

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3378-13) ADD-Vantage Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3379-04) ADD-Vantage Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3383-02) Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3385-13) Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3390-04) Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
13.5 g, pharmacy bulk bottle (NDC 0409-2999-14) Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0409-3374-02) ADD-Vantage Available Marketed by Hospira Inc. To order, contact Hospira Customer Service, 844-646-4398. Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-3114-95) Available Other
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-3113-95) Available Other
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-3110-95) Available Other
2.25 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-9210-95) Novaplus Available Other
4.5 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-9214-95) Novaplus Available Other
3.375 g, single dose vial, box of 10 (NDC 0781-9213-95) Novaplus Available Other

Wockhardt (Reverified 02/12/2020)

Company Contact Information:
800-346-6854

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
4g/0.5g (4.5 g) per SDV; 10 SDVs/carton (NDC 64679-0012-01) Received at Distributor; available 1/31/2020
4.5 g, single dose vial (NDC 64679-012-02) Stock sold out and new batches on backorder until week of 12/23/2019
2g/0.25g (2.25 g) per SDV; 10 SDVs/carton (NDC 64679-0034-01) Received at Distributor; available 1/31/2020
2.25 g, single dose vial (NDC 64679-034-02) Stock sold out. Product has arrived, will be available for sale wk of 12/9/19
3g/0.375g (3.375 g) per SDV; 10 SDVs/carton (NDC 64679-0056-01) Received at Distributor; available 1/31/2020
3.375 g, single dose vial (NDC 64679-056-02) Stock sold out. Product has arrived, will be available for sale wk of 12/9/19
36g/4.5g (40.5 g) per vial (Pharmacy Bulk Pack); one vial/carton (NDC 64679-0679-01) No Backorder
40.5 g, pharmacy bulk vial, box of 10 (NDC 64679-0679-02) No backorder

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