Skip to Content

Furosemide Tablets

Last Updated: June 13, 2018
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Major, 40 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 00904-5797-61
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Major, 80 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 00904-5798-61
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 40 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00378-0216-01
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 40 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00378-0216-10
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Teva, 20 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00172-2908-60
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Teva, 20 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00172-2908-80
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Teva, 40 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00172-2907-60
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Teva, 40 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00172-2907-80
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 20 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00054-4297-25
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 20 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00054-4297-31
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 40 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00054-4299-25
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 40 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00054-4299-31
Reason for the Shortage
    • Major discontinued furosemide tablets in early-2018.
    • Mylan and Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • West-Ward states the shortage is due to manufacturing delays.
    • Sandoz discontinued furosemide tablets in late-August 2017.
    • Teva discontinued furosemide tablets in June 2018
Available Products
    • Lasix oral tablet, Validus Pharmaceuticals, 20 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 30698-0067-01
    • Lasix oral tablet, Validus Pharmaceuticals, 40 mg, bottle, 50 count, NDC 30698-0066-05
    • Lasix oral tablet, Validus Pharmaceuticals, 40 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 30698-0060-01
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 20 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00378-0208-01
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 20 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00378-0208-10
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 20 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 51079-0072-20
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 80 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00378-0232-01
    • Furosemide oral tablet, Mylan, 80 mg, bottle, 1000 count, NDC 00378-0232-05
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 20 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 00054-8297-25
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 40 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 00054-8299-25
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 80 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00054-4301-25
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 80 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00054-4301-29
    • Furosemide oral tablet, West-Ward, 80 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count, NDC 00054-8301-25

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Mylan has furosemide 40 mg tablets in 100 count and 1000 count on back order and the company estimates a release date of late-August 2018.
    • West-Ward has furosemide 20 mg tablets in 100 count and 1000 count bottles on allocation. The 40 mg tablets in 100 count and 1000 count bottles are on allocation.

Updated

Updated June 13, 2018 by Megan Dryer, PharmD. Created August 8, 2017 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

Hide