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Indomethacin Capsules

Last Updated: December 27, 2017
Status: Current

Indomethacin Capsules

Products Affected - Description
  • Indomethacin capsule, Glenmark
    25 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 68462-0406-01)
     
    Indomethacin capsule, Heritage
    25 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 23155-0010-01)
    25 mg, bottle, 1000 count (NDC 23155-0010-10)
    50 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 23155-0011-01) - discontinued
    50 mg, bottle, 500 count (NDC 23155-0011-05) - discontinued
     
Indomethacin capsule, Mylan Institutional
50 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 300 count (NDC 00378-0191-56) - discontinued
 
Indomethacin capsule, Teva
25 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 00093-4029-01)
25 mg, bottle, 1000 count (NDC 00093-4029-10)
50 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 00093-4030-01)
50 mg, bottle, 500 count (NDC 00093-4030-05)
Reason for the Shortage
    • Glenmark had indomethacin on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
    • Heritage did not provide a reason for the shortage. Heritage discontinued indomethacin 50 mg capsule presentations.
    • Mylan did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Sandoz discontinued indomethacin in mid-2016.
    • Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
Available Products
  • Indomethacin capsule, Glenmark

25 mg, bottle, 1000 count (NDC 68462-0406-10)
50 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 68462-0302-01)
50 mg, bottle, 500 count (NDC 68462-0302-05)
 
Indomethacin capsule, Mylan
25 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 00378-0143-01)
25 mg, bottle, 1000 count (NDC 00378-0143-10)
50 mg, bottle, 100 count (NDC 00378-0147-01)
50 mg, bottle, 500 count (NDC 00378-0147-05)
 
Indomethacin capsule, Mylan Institutional
50 mg, unit-dose blister pack, 100 count (NDC 00378-0191-20)
 

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Glenmark has indomethacin 25 capsules in 100 count on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Heritage has indomethacin 25 mg capsules in 100 count and 1,000 count bottles on long-term back order, and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Teva has all indomethacin presentations temporarily unavailable and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Updated

December 27, November 2, September 22, August 4, June 27 and 8, April 11, February 17, 2017; December 19 and 14, November 21 and 9, September 27, August 25 and 9, June 22, May 9, April 29 and 25, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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