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Buprenorphine Hydrochloride Injection

Last Updated: July 6, 2018
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Buprenorphine injection, Pfizer, 0.3 mg/mL, 1 mL Carpuject syringe, 10 count, NDC 00409-2012-32
Reason for the Shortage
    • Pfizer has buprenorphine injection on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
    • Par had buprenorphine injection on shortage due to increased demand.
Available Products
    • Buprenex injection, Indivior, 0.3 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 1 count, NDC 12496-0757-01
    • Buprenex injection, Indivior, 0.3 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 5 count, NDC 12496-0757-05
    • Buprenorphine injection, Par Pharmaceuticals, 0.3 mg/mL, 1 mL vial, 5 count, NDC 42023-0179-05

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Pfizer has buprenorphine 0.3 mg/mL 1 mL Carpuject syringes on back order and the company estimates a release date of June 2019.

Updated

Updated July 6, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created April 27, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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