Skip to Content

Acyclovir Topical Cream and Ointment

Last Updated: January 15, 2013
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Zovirax 5% ointment, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
30 gram (NDC 64455-0993-95)-NDC number discontinued

Zovirax 5% cream, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
2 gram (NDC 64455-0994-42) - discontinued
5 gram (NDC 64455-0994-45)-NDC number discontinued

Reason for the Shortage

  • Valeant changed NDC numbers for Zovirax 5% ointment 30 gram and 5% cream 5 gram presentations.
  • Valeant discontinued Zovirax 5% 2 gram cream.

Available Products

Zovirax 5% ointment, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
30 gram (NDC 00187-0993-95)

Zovirax 5% cream, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
5 gram (NDC 00187-0994-45)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All presentations are available.

Related Shortages

Updated

January 14, 2013; December 5, 2012; October 22, 2012; September 19, 2012; August 7, 2012. University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2013, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

Hide