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Calcitriol Injection Shortage

Last Updated: June 3, 2016
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description
    • Calcitriol injection, American Regent, 1 mcg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 25 count, NDC 00517-0132-25
Reason for the Shortage
    • Akorn has caclitriol injection available.
    • American Regent discontinued calcitriol injection in 2015.
    • Calcitriol capsule and oral solution presentations are available from multiple manufacturers.
Available Products
    • Calcitriol injection, Akorn, 1 mcg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 5 count, NDC 17478-0931-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Akorn has calcitriol 1 mL ampules available.


Updated June 3, 2016 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created January 28, 2016 by Jane Chandramouli, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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