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Amifostine Injection

Last Updated: December 1, 2016
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Amifostine powder for solution for injection, West-Ward
500 mg, vial, 3 count (NDC 55390-0308-03)

Reason for the Shortage

West-Ward stopped actively marketing amifostine in October 2016. They were the sole supplier of generic amifostine.

Available Products

Ethyol powder for solution for injection, Cumberland Pharmaceuticals
500 mg, vial, 3 count (NDC 66220-0017-03)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals has Ethyol readily available.

Related Shortages


December 1, November 29, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.