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Ammonium Chloride Injection Shortage

Last Updated: January 31, 2017
Status: Discontinued

Products Affected - Description
    • Ammonium chloride solution for injection, Pfizer, 5 mEq/mL, 20 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-6043-01
Reason for the Shortage
    • Pfizer discontinued ammonium chloride in late-October 2016.
    • Pfizer was the sole manufacturer of ammonium chloride injection.

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Pfizer discontinued ammonium chloride 5 mEq/mL 20 mL vials.


Updated January 31, 2017 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created October 4, 2010 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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