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Amino Acid Products

Last Updated: December 7, 2022
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Aminosyn II (sulfite-free) injection, ICU Medical, 10%, 2000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00409-7172-17
    • Aminosyn II (sulfite-free) injection, ICU Medical, 15%, 2000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00409-7171-17
    • Aminosyn-PF (sulfite-free) injection, ICU Medical, 10%, 1000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00409-4179-05
Reason for the Shortage
    • Baxter has amino acid presentations available.
    • BBraun has Plenamine and TrophAmine available. The company has discontinued FreAmine III and ProcalAmine.
    • ICU Medical has Aminosyn on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
Available Products
    • Aminosyn-PF (sulfite-free) injection, ICU Medical, 7%, 500 mL flexible container, 12 count, NDC 00409-4178-03
    • Clinisol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 15%, 2000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00338-0502-06
    • Clinisol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 15%, 500 mL flexible container, 24 count, NDC 00338-0502-03
    • Plenamine injection, BBraun, 15%, 1000 mL flexible container, 8 count, NDC 00264-4500-00
    • Plenamine injection, BBraun, 15%, 2000 mL flexible container, 8 count, NDC 00264-4500-05
    • Premasol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 10%, 1000 mL flexible container, 12 count, NDC 00338-1130-04
    • Premasol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 10%, 2000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00338-1130-06
    • Premasol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 10%, 500 mL flexible container, 24 count, NDC 00338-1130-03
    • Prosol (sulfite-free) injection, Baxter, 20%, 2000 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00338-0499-06
    • Travasol injection, Baxter, 10%, 1000 mL flexible container, 12 count, NDC 00338-0644-04
    • Travasol injection, Baxter, 10%, 2000 mL flexible container, NDC 00338-0644-06
    • Travasol injection, Baxter, 10%, 500 mL flexible container, 6 count, NDC 00338-0644-03
    • TrophAmine injection, BBraun, 10%, 500 mL plastic container, 12 count, NDC 00264-1933-10

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • ICU Medical has Aminosyn II 10% 2,000 mL and 15% 2,000 mL containers on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. Aminosyn-PF 10% 1,000 mL containers are available to contracted customers only.

Implications for Patient Care

Safety

    • ASPEN provides recommendations for managing shortages of parenteral nutrition products. See their website for more details.

Updated

Updated December 7, 2022 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created May 21, 2019 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2022, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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