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Leucovorin Calcium Injection

Last Updated: January 10, 2019
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 200 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 63323-0710-50
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 500 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 63323-0711-00
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Hikma, 100 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00143-9554-01
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Hikma, 350 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00143-9552-01
Reason for the Shortage
    • Fresenius Kabi has leucovorin on shortage due to manufacturing delays and increased demand.
    • Hikma did not provide a reason for the current shortage.
    • Sagent had leucovorin on shortage due to increased demand.
    • Teva has leucovorin available.
Available Products
    • Leucovorin Calcium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 1 count, NDC 63323-0631-10
    • Leucovorin Calcium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10 mg/mL, 50 mL vial, 1 count, NDC 63323-0631-50
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Hikma, 200 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00143-9553-01
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Hikma, 50 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00143-9555-01
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Sagent, 100 mg, vial, 10 count, NDC 25021-0814-30
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Sagent, 200 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 25021-0815-30
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Sagent, 350 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 25021-0816-30
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for injection, Sagent, 500 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 25021-0828-50
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Sagent, 50 mg, vial, 10 count, NDC 25021-0813-10
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Teva, 100 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00703-5140-01
    • Leucovorin Calcium lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Teva, 350 mg, vial, 1 count, NDC 00703-5145-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Fresenius Kabi has leucovorin 200 mg and 500 mg vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of early- to mid-January 2019.
    • Hikma has leucovorin 100 mg vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of February to March 2019. The 350 mg vials are on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Updated

Updated January 10, 2019 by Megan Dryer, PharmD. Created June 6, 2010 by Jane Chandramouli, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2019, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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