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Lidocaine 5% Transdermal Patch Shortage

Last Updated: July 11, 2024
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Lidoderm transdermal patch, Endo Pharmaceuticals, 5%, 30 count, NDC 63481-0687-06 - discontinued
    • Lidocaine transdermal patch, Amneal, 5%, 30 count, NDC 65162-0791-08
    • Lidocaine transdermal patch, Teva, 5%, 30 count, NDC 00591-3525-30
Reason for the Shortage
    • Amneal did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Endo discontinued Lidoderm patches in January 2023.
    • Mylan has lidocaine 5% transdermal patches available.
    • Par has lidocaine 5% transdermal patches available.
    • Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Yaral Pharma has lidocaine 5% transdermal patches available.
Available Products
    • Lidocaine transdermal patch, Mylan (Viatris), 5%, 30 count, NDC 00378-9055-93
    • Lidocaine transdermal patch, Par Pharmaceuticals, 5%, 30 count, NDC 00603-1880-16
    • Lidocaine transdermal patch, Yaral Pharma, 5%, 30 count, NDC 82347-0505-05

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Amneal has lidocaine 5% transdermal patches in 30 count boxes on intermittent back order and the company is releasing supplies as they become available.
    • Teva has lidocaine 5% transdermal patches in 30 count boxes on intermittent back order and the company is releasing supplies as they become available.

Updated

Updated July 11, 2024 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created November 9, 2022 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2024, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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