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Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets

Last Updated: August 25, 2015
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, Marlex
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 10135-0475-01)

 
Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, West-Ward
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 00143-2037-01)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Ranbaxy has an FDA import ban on several of their products manufactured in India.
  • Carlsbad Technology discontinued ciprofloxacin tablets in 2014.
  • Marlex is unable to provide a reason for their shortage.
  • Major discontinued their ciprofloxacin immediate-release tablets in February, 2010.
  • Teva discontinued their ciprofloxacin immediate-release tablet, unit dose presentations in June, 2010.
  • Schering has discontinued all Cipro immediate-release tablet presentations.
  • UDL has discontinued all ciprofloxacin immediate-release 250 mg unit-dose tablets.

Available Products

Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, Actavis

250 mg, 100 count (NDC 16252-0514-01)
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 16252-0515-01)
750 mg, 50 count (NDC 16252-0516-05)
 
Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, Dr. Reddy’s
250 mg, 100 count (NDC 55111-0126-01)
250 mg, 500 count (NDC 55111-0126-05)
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 55111-0127-01)
500 mg, 500 count (NDC 55111-0127-05)
750 mg, 50 count (NDC 55111-0128-50)
 
Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, Teva
250 mg, 100 count (NDC 00172-5311-60)
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 00172-5312-60)
500 mg, 500 count (NDC 00172-5312-70)
750 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 00172-5313-60)

Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, UDL
500 mg, 100 count unit dose (NDC 51079-0182-20)
 
Ciprofloxacin Immediate-Release Tablets, West-Ward
250 mg, 100 count (NDC 00143-9927-01) 
500 mg, 100 count (NDC 00143-9928-01)
750 mg, 50 count (NDC 00143-9929-50)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Marlex has ciprofloxacin immediate-release tablets on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
  • West-Ward has ciprofloxacin 500 mg immediate-release tablets in 100 count (NDC 00143-2037-01) available with short expiration dating (February and March 2016).
  • There are several suppliers with product available.

Related Shortages

Updated

August 25, July 2, May 26, April 1, 15, and 22, March 9, February 4 and 16, 2015; December 17, November 4, September 22, July 3, April 16, March 3, February 13, January 15, 2014; November 21, September 13, July 10, May 6, March 20, February 12, January 31, 2013; December 7, October 15, August 30, July 13, May 25, April 12, March 20, March 8, January 13, 2012; November 11, August 26, July 6, May 26, April 15, March 3, January 28, 2011; December 1, September 22, August 4, June 30, June 23, May 21, April 26, April 8, March 31, February 26, February 12, January 22, January 8, 2010; December 21, December 10, December 8, November 5, October 15, 2009, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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