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Desiccated Thyroid Tablets

Last Updated: May 10, 2018
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 16.25 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3298-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 16.25 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3298-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 194.4 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3312-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 194.4 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3312-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 260 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3320-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 260 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3320-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 325 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3340-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 325 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3340-02
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 130 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-7080-01
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 130 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-7080-02
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 32.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-7070-01
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 32.5 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-7070-02
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 65 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-7073-01
    • Westhroid oral tablet, RLC, 65 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-7073-02
Reason for the Shortage
    • Acella has NP Thyroid available.
    • Allergan has Armour Thyroid available.
    • RLC states the reason for the shortage is increased demand and difficulty obtaining raw materials.
Available Products
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 120 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0461-63
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 15 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0457-01
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 180 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0462-01
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 240 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0463-01
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 30 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0458-63
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 300 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0464-01
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 60 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0459-63
    • Armour Thyroid oral tablet, Allergan, 90 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00456-0460-01
    • NP Thyroid oral tablet, Acella, 30 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 42192-0329-01
    • NP Thyroid oral tablet, Acella, 60 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 42192-0330-01
    • NP Thyroid oral tablet, Acella, 90 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 42192-0331-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 129.6 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3308-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 129.6 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3308-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 32.4 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3299-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 32.4 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3299-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 64.8 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3300-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 64.8 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3300-02
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 97.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 64727-3305-01
    • Nature-Throid oral tablet, RLC, 97.5 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 64727-3305-02

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • RLC has Nature-Throid 16.25 mg, 194.4 mg, 260 mg, and 325 mg tablets on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. Westhroid presentations are also on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Updated

Updated May 10, 2018 by Megan Dryer, PharmD. Created September 28, 2017 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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