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January 2, 2016
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Shortage Report

Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection
American Regent/Luitpold (Reverified 12/11/2015)
NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL, 1 mL single dose vial (NDC 00517-4901-25)
Shortage Reason: Other
Availability: Unavailable- no product available for release. No plan to manufacture.
Related Information: American Regent is currently not manufacturing Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection, USP.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/11/2015






NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL, 5 mL multiple dose vial (NDC 00517-4905-25)
Shortage Reason: Other
Availability: Unavailable- no product available for release. No plan to manufacture.
Related Information: American Regent is currently not manufacturing Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection, USP.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/11/2015






NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial (NDC 00517-4930-25)
Shortage Reason: Other
Availability: Unavailable- no product available for release. No plan to manufacture.
Related Information: American Regent is currently not manufacturing Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Injection, USP
Date Updated: Reverified 12/11/2015






BD Rx (Reverified 12/22/2015)
NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL single-use Pre-filled syringe (NDC 76045-106-10)
Shortage Reason: Other
Availability: Available
Related Information: Please check with your wholesaler for available inventory.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (Reverified 12/16/2015)
NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL, 1 mL single dose vial (NDC 63323-0165-01)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information: Check wholesalers for inventory on all presentations.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/16/2015






NDC Package Description: 20 mg/5 mL single dose vial (NDC 63323-0165-05)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information: Check wholesalers for inventory on all presentations.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/16/2015






NDC Package Description: 120 mg/30 mL multiple dose vial (NDC 63323-0165-30)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information: Check wholesalers for inventory on all presentations.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/16/2015






NDC Package Description: 10 mg/mL, single dose vial (NDC 63323-0506-01)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information: Check wholesalers for inventory on all presentations.
Date Updated: Reverified 12/16/2015






NDC Package Description: 100 mg/10 mL multiple-dose vial (NDC 63323-0516-10)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information: Check wholesalers for inventory on all presentations
Date Updated: Reverified 12/16/2015






Mylan Institutional (Reverified 12/22/2015)
NDC Package Description: 120mg/30mL (4mg/mL) Pkg of 25(NDC 67457-421-30)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information:
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






NDC Package Description: 20mg/5mL (4mg/mL) Pkg of 25(NDC 67457-422-54)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information:
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






NDC Package Description: 4mg/mL Pkg of 25(NDC 67457-423-12)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Unavailable. Estimated Recovery: TBD
Related Information:
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






NDC Package Description: 100mg/10mL (10mg/mL) Pkg of 10 (NDC 67457-420-10)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information:
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






NDC Package Description: 4 mg/mL Pkg of 25 NOVAPLUS (NDC 67457-419-01)
Shortage Reason: Demand increase for the drug
Availability: Available
Related Information:
Date Updated: Reverified 12/22/2015






West-Ward Pharmaceuticals (Revised 12/07/2015)
NDC Package Description: 1 mL vial, 10 mg/mL(NDC 0641-0367-25)
Shortage Reason: Increase in prooduct demand due to market supply issues.
Availability: West-Ward currently has a temporary back order situation.
Related Information: Additional lots are scheduled to be manufactured in the December 2015 – January 2016 timeframe. These lots will resolve the backorder situation. Product will be made available as it is released.
Date Updated: Revised 12/07/2015






Prepared by The Pharma Report
Added May 20, 2015; Updated June 10, 2015; June 18, 2015; July 18, 2015; September 18, 2015; October 19, 2015; November 11, 2015; December 16, 2015; January 2, 2016

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