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Droperidol Injection Shortage

Last Updated: September 21, 2020
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description
    • Droperidol injection, Pfizer, 2.5 mg/mL, 2 mL ampule, 10 count, NDC 00409-1187-01 - discontinued
Reason for the Shortage
    • American Regent has droperidol available.
    • Pfizer discontinued droperidol in mid-2020.
Available Products
    • Droperidol injection, American Regent, 2.5 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 00517-9702-25

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • American Regent has 2.5 mg/mL 2 mL vials available.


Updated September 21, 2020 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created October 15, 2019 by Anthony Trovato, PharmD, BCPS. © 2020, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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