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Mannitol Injection

Last Updated: April 11, 2018
Status: Current

Mannitol Injection

Products Affected - Description
    • Mannitol injection, American Regent, 250 mg/mL, 50 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 00517-4050-25
    • Mannitol injection, BBraun, 200 mg/mL, 250 mL premixed bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7578-20
    • Mannitol injection, BBraun, 200 mg/mL, 500 mL premixed bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7578-10
    • Mannitol injection, Fresenius Kabi, 250 mg/mL, 50 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0024-25
    • Mannitol injection, Pfizer, 250 mg/mL, 50 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-4031-01
Reason for the Shortage
    • American Regent did not provide a reason for the mannitol shortage.
    • Baxter did not provide a reason for the mannitol shortage.
    • Fresenius Kabi has mannitol on shortage due to increased demand.
    • Pfizer has mannitol on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
Available Products
    • Osmitrol injection, Baxter, 200 mg/mL, 250 mL premixed bag, 36 count, NDC 00338-0357-02
    • Osmitrol injection, Baxter, 200 mg/mL, 500 mL premixed bag, 24 count, NDC 00338-0357-03
    • Osmitrol injection, Baxter, 50 mg/mL, 1000 mL premixed bag, 14 count, NDC 00338-0351-04
    • Mannitol injection, ICU Medical, 200 mg/mL, 250 mL premixed bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7715-02
    • Mannitol injection, ICU Medical, 200 mg/mL, 500 mL premixed bag, 12 count, NDC 00409-7715-03

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • American Regent has mannitol 250 mg/mL 50 mL vials on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Fresenius Kabi has mannitol 250 mg/mL 50 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of mid- to late-June 2018. Check wholesalers for supply.
    • Pfizer has mannitol 250 mg/mL 50 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of April 2018.
    • BBraun has mannitol 200 mg/mL 250 mL and 500 mL premixed bags on allocation to current customers.

Updated

Updated April 11, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created August 16, 2017 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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