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Lactated Ringer's Injection

Last Updated: March 22, 2018
Status: Current

Lactated Ringer's Injection

Products Affected - Description
  • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, BBraun
    250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count (NDC 00264-7750-20)
    500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count (NDC 00264-7750-10)
    1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 12 count (NDC 00264-7750-00)

 
Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, Baxter
500 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0117-03)
 
Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, ICU Medical
250 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00409-7953-02)
500 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00409-7953-03)
 
Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, BBraun
500 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00264-7751-50)
1000 mL bag, 12 count (NDC 00264-7751-00)
 
Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, Baxter
500 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0125-03)
1000 mL bag, 14 count (NDC 00338-0125-04)
 
Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, ICU Medical
500 mL bag, 24 count (NDC 00409-7929-03)
Reason for the Shortage
    • Baxter did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • BBraun states the reason for the shortage is increased demand.
    • ICU Medical states the reason for the shortage is increased demand.

Available Products
  • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, Baxter
    250 mL bag, 36 count (NDC 00338-0117-02)
    1000 mL bag, 14 count (NDC 00338-0117-04)

    Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, ICU Medical
    1000 mL bag, 12 count (NDC 00409-7953-09)

    Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, ICU Medical
    1000 mL bag, 12 count (NDC 00409-7929-09)

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Baxter has lactated ringer's 500 mL and lactated ringer's with 5% dextrose 500 mL and 1000 mL on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • BBraun has lactated ringer's injection solution and lactated ringer's with 5% dextrose injection solution products on allocation to current customers.
    • ICU Medical has lactated ringer's 250 mL and 500 mL bags and lactated ringer's with 5% dextrose 500 mL on back order and the company is estimates a release date of early-April 2018 for the 250 mL bags and late-March 2018 for the 500 mL bags.

Updated

March 22, February 15, January 24 and 17, 2018; December 6, November 17, 9 and 1, 2017, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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