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Lactated Ringer's Injection

Last Updated: July 12, 2018
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, BBraun, 1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 12 count, NDC 00264-7750-00
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, BBraun, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count, NDC 00264-7750-20
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, BBraun, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count, NDC 00264-7750-10
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, Baxter, 1000 mL bag, 14 count, NDC 00338-0117-04
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, Baxter, 250 mL bag, 36 count, NDC 00338-0117-02
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, Baxter, 500 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00338-0117-03
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, ICU Medical, 500 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7953-03
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, BBraun, 1000 mL bag, 12 count, NDC 00264-7751-00
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, BBraun, 500 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00264-7751-50
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, Baxter, 1000 mL bag, 14 count, NDC 00338-0125-04
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, Baxter, 500 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00338-0125-03
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, ICU Medical, 1000 mL bag, 12 count, NDC 00409-7929-09
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, ICU Medical, 1000 mL bag, 12 count, NDC 00409-7953-09
    • Lactated Ringer's Injection Solution, ICU Medical, 250 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7953-02
    • Lactated Ringer's with 5% Dextrose Injection Solution, ICU Medical, 500 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7929-03

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Baxter has lactated ringer's 250 mL, 500 mL, and 1000 mL bags on allocation. Lactated ringer's with 5% dextrose 500 mL and 1000 mL bags are also on allocation.
    • 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 500 mL bags on back order and the company estimates a release date in early-August 2018. Lactated ringer's with 5% dextrose 1000 mL bags are also on back order and the company estimates a release date in late-August 2018.

Updated

Updated July 12, 2018 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created November 1, 2017 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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