Ethinyl Estradiol 50 mcg and Norethindrone 1 mg Tablets
Last Updated: November 12, 2012
Products Affected - Description
Ovcon-50 (ethinyl estradiol/norethindrone) tablets, Warner Chilcott
50 mcg/1 mg, 3x28 (NDC 00430-0585-45) - discontinued
50 mcg/1 mg, 6x28 (NDC 00430-0585-14) - discontinued
Reason for the Shortage
- Warner Chilcott discontinued Ovcon-50 3 x 28 packs in July, 2012 and the Ovcon-50 6 x 28 packs in 2009.
- There are no other manufacturers of ethinyl estradiol 50 mcg/norethindrone 1 mg tablets.
- Ethinyl estradiol/norethindrone combination tablets are available from multiple manufacturers in other concentrations.
No presentations are available.
Estimated Resupply Dates
Warner Chilcott has discontinued Ovcon-50.
November 12, 2012; September 5, 2012; July 6, 2012; May 14, 2012; April 10, 2012, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2012, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.