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Cefixime Capsules Shortage

Last Updated: September 18, 2023
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Cefixime capsule, Ascend, 400 mg bottle, 50 count, NDC 67877-0584-50 - discontinued
Reason for the Shortage
    • Ascend has discontinued cefixime capsules.
    • Lupin has cefixime capsules available.
Available Products
    • Cefixime capsule, Lupin, 400 mg bottle, 50 count, NDC 68180-0423-08
    • Cefixime capsule, Lupin, 400 mg unit-dose blister pack, 10 count, NDC 68180-0423-11


Updated September 18, 2023 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created January 21, 2022 by Stephen Andrews, PharmD, BCPS, CPPS, Drug Information Specialist. © 2023, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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