Skip to Content

Acyclovir Capsules and Tablets

Last Updated: July 16, 2013
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Acyclovir capsules and tablets, Ranbaxy

200 mg capsules, 500 count (NDC 63304-0652-05) - discontinued
 
 

Reason for the Shortage

  • Apotex had halted manufacturing due to an FDA audit.
  • Ranbaxy had acyclovir capsules and tablets on back order due to increased demand.
  • Teva discontinued acyclovir unit-dose tablets in November, 2012.
  • UDL discontinued acyclovir capsules in April, 2012.
  • GlaxoSmithKline sold their Zovirax oral presentations to Prestium who launched product in mid-June 2013.

Available Products

Acyclovir capsules and tablets, Apotex

200 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 60505-0042-06)
400 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 60505-5306-01)
400 mg tablets, 1000 count (NDC 60505-5306-08)
800 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 60505-5307-01)
800 mg tablets, 1000 count (NDC 60505-5307-08)
 
Acyclovir capsules and tablets, Carlsbad Technology
200 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 61442-0111-01)
400 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 61442-0112-01)
800 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 61442-0113-01)
 
Acyclovir tablets, Major
400 tablets, 100 count (NDC 00904-6121-61)
 
Acyclovir capsules and tablets, Ranbaxy
400 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 63304-0504-01)  
800 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 63304-0505-01)
200 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 63304-0652-01)  
 
Acyclovir capsules and tablets, Teva
200 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 00093-8940-01)
200 mg capsules, 500 count (NDC 00093-8940-05)
400 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 00093-8943-01)
400 mg tablets, 500 count (NDC 00093-8943-05)
800 mg tablets, 500 count (NDC 00093-8947-05)
800 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 00093-8947-01)
 
Zovirax capsules, tablets, and oral suspension, Prestium  
200 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 00173-0991-55)
400 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 00173-0949-55)
800 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 00173-0945-55)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • All presentations are currently available.  

Related Shortages

Updated

July 16, 2013; June 18, 2013; May 22, 2013; April 9, 2013; April 1, 2013; March 13, 2013; February 6, 2013; January 9, 2013; November 20, 2012; October 1, 2012; August 30, 2012; July 13, 2012; June 21, 2012; May 18, 2012; April 13, 2012; March 12, 2012; February 24, 2012; January 20, 2012; December 6, 2011; November 16, 2011; October 19, 2011; September 16, 2011; July 12, 2011; June 13, 2011; April 6, 2011; February 17, 2011; January 14, 2011; November 11, 2010; September 8, 2010; July 8, 2010; May 28, 2010; April 30, 2010; April 8, 2010; April 2, 2010; March 11, 2010; February 26, 2010; February 3, 2010; January 11, 2010; January 6, 2010; December 9, 2009; November 18, 2009, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2013, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

Hide