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Metronidazole Hydrochloride Injection

Last Updated: January 6, 2023
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, BBraun, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00264-5535-32
Reason for the Shortage
    • Baxter has metronidazole injection available.
    • BBraun has metronidazole injection on shortage due to manufacturing delays with raw materials.
    • Pfizer has metronidazole injection on shortage due to increased demand.
    • Sagent has metronidazole injection available.
    • Sun has metronidazole injection available.
Available Products
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, Baxter, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00338-1055-48
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, Pfizer, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-0152-24
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, Pfizer, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 80 count, NDC 00409-7811-37
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, Sagent, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 25021-0131-82
    • Metronidazole hydrochloride solution for injection, Sun Pharma, 5 mg/mL, 100 mL bag, 24 count, NDC 47335-0993-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • BBraun has metronidazole 5 mg/mL 100 mL bags on allocation.

Updated

Updated January 6, 2023 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created October 20, 2021 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2023, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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