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Propofol Injectable Emulsion
Status: Currently in Shortage
»Date first posted: 04/10/2020
»Therapeutic Categories: Anesthesia

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Avet Pharmaceuticals (New 09/07/2022)

Company Contact Information:
855-228-9470

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
200 mg/20mL (pack 10) (NDC 23155-235-41) Available
200 mg/20mL (pack of 20) (NDC 23155-235-44) Available
500 mg/50 mL (pack of 20) (NDC 23155-345-42) Available
1,000 mg/100 mL (pack of 10) (NDC 23155-345-13) Available

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc. (Reverified 09/19/2022)

Company Contact Information:
866-732-3952

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
200mg/20mL 10ct (NDC 43598-265-58) Pack size discontinued
200mg/20mL vial, individual (NDC 43598-265-20) No current supply

Extended Use Dates To Assist with Drug Shortages

Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.
500mg/50mL 20ct (NDC 43598-548-21) Allocating to Wholesalers Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.
500mg/50mL vial, individual (NDC 43598-548-50) Allocating to Wholesalers

Extended Use Dates To Assist with Drug Shortages

Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.
1000mg/100mL vial, 10ct (NDC 43598-549-10) Allocating to Wholesalers Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.
1000mg/100mL vial, individual (NDC 43598-549-52) Allocating to Wholesalers

Extended Use Dates To Assist with Drug Shortages

Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.
200mg/20mL vial, 25ct (NDC 43598-265-25) No current supply Demand increase for the drug. Manufacturer extended lead times.

Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Reverified 09/14/2022)

Company Contact Information:
888-386-1300

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
100 mg per 10 mL (10 mg per mL), single patient use only, 10 mL (NDC 63323-269-10) Available
200 mg per 20 mL (10 mg per mL), single patient use only, 20 mL (NDC 63323-269-29) Available Demand increase for the drug
500 mg per 50 mL (10 mg per mL), single patient use only, 50 mL (NDC 63323-269-50) Available Demand increase for the drug
1000 mg per 100 mL (10 mg per mL), single patient use only, 100 mL (NDC 63323-269-65) Available Demand increase for the drug

Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (formerly West-Ward) (Reverified 04/08/2022)

Company Contact Information:
800-631-2174

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
10 mg/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 0641-6194-10) This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Recovery is TBD at this time. Demand increase for the drug
10 mg/mL, 50 mL vial (NDC 0641-6195-20 This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Recovery is TBD at this time. Demand increase for the drug
10 mg/mL, 100 mL vial (NDC 0641-6196-10 This presentation is temporarily on backorder. Recovery is TBD at this time. Demand increase for the drug

Hospira, Inc. (Revised 09/12/2022)

Company Contact Information:
844-646-4398

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
200 mg/20 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Use Vial (containing 0.005% edetate disodium EDTA) (NDC 00069-0209-10) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery and Estimated Recovery: September 2022 Demand increase for the drug
500 mg/50 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Use Vial (containing 0.005% edetate disodium EDTA) (NDC 00069-0234-20) Available Other
1000 mg/100 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Use Vial (containing 0.005% edetate disodium EDTA) (NDC 00069-0248-10) Available
200 mg/20 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Dose/Single Patient Use Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-4699-30) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: September 2022; Estimated Recovery: October 2022 Demand increase for the drug
500 mg/50 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Dose/Single Patient Use Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-4699-33) Available Other
1000 mg/100 mL (10 mg/mL) Single Dose/Single Patient Use Glass Fliptop Vial (NDC 00409-4699-24) Limited Supply Available. Next Delivery: September 2022; Estimated Recovery: November 2023 Demand increase for the drug

Sagent Pharmaceuticals (Reverified 08/22/2022)

Company Contact Information:
866-625-1618

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
200mg per 20ml (NDC 25021-608-20) Available Demand increase due to Covid-19
500mg per 50ml (NDC 250-21-608-50) Available
1000mg per 100ml (NDC 25021-608-51) Available

Teva Pharmaceuticals (Revised 09/21/2022)

Company Contact Information:
800-545-8800

Presentation Availability and Estimated Shortage Duration Related Information Shortage Reason (per FDASIA)
10MG/ML 10X100ML VL (NDC 0591-2136-68) Available Market Exit - Estimated Run Out TBD

Link to Discontinuance


Link to FDA's List of Extended Use Dates
Discontinuance of Manufacturing
10MG/ML 20X50ML VL (NDC 0591-2136-51) Available Market Exit - Estimated Run Out TBD

Link to Discontinuance


Link to FDA's List of Extended Use Dates
Discontinuance of Manufacturing
10MG/ML 25X20ML VL (NDC 0591-2136-95) Available Market Exit - Estimated Run Out TBD

Link to Discontinuance


Link to FDA's List of Extended Use Dates
Discontinuance of Manufacturing
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