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5% Dextrose Injection (PVC-free and DEHP-free)

Last Updated: November 19, 2018
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-20
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 40 count, NDC 00338-6346-02
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00338-6346-03
Reason for the Shortage
    • ICU Medical states the shortage is due to increased.
    • Baxter is not currently marketing 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free bags.
    • BBraun has 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free bags on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
Available Products
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-00
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-10
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 100 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 60 count, NDC 00409-7923-11
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7922-25
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 50 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 60 count, NDC 00409-7923-06

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • BBraun has 5% dextrose 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bags on allocation to current customers.
    • ICU Medical has 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free 100 mL and 250 mL bags available to current customers. The 50 mL bags are fully available.

Safety

    • There are no 5% dextrose 500 mL or 1,000 mL PVC/DEHP-free options available.
    • The Baxter Exactamix empty bags and Intravia empty bags are DEHP-free, but the port areas contain PVC.

Updated

Updated November 19, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created May 4, 2017 by Elyse MacDonald, PharmD, MS, BCPS. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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