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Alcohol Dehydrated Injection (Ethanol)

Last Updated: March 23, 2018
Status: Resolved

Alcohol Dehydrated Injection (Ethanol)

Products Affected - Description
  • Alcohol Dehydrated (Ethanol) injection, American Regent
    98% or greater, 1 mL ampule, 10 count (NDC 00517-8571-10)

98% or greater, 5 mL ampule, 10 count (NDC 00517-8575-10)
Reason for the Shortage
    • Akorn states the back order was due to manufacturing delays.
    • Flon Laboratoris has dehydrated alcohol available through Morris and Dickson only at this time. It is being marketed by MHC Pharma, LLC.
Available Products
  • Alcohol Dehydrated (Ethanol) injection, Akorn
    98% or greater, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 17478-0503-05) 

     
    Alcohol Dehydrated injection, Flon Laboratories LLC
    1 mL vial, 5 count (NDC 71414-0301-05)
    5 mL vial, 5 count (NDC 71414-0305-05)
     
    Alcohol Dehydrated, Letco Medical
    190 proof, 3840 mL bottle, 1 count (NDC 62991-1663-02)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • American Regent has dehydrated alcohol 1 mL and 5 mL ampules on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Updated

March 23 and 1, February 10, 2018; December 27 and 11, October 8, September 6, July 16, June 9, April 4, February 27, January 26, 2017; December 23 and 15, November 29 and 17, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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