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Oseltamivir Phosphate

Last Updated: April 20, 2015
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

There are no products affected.

Reason for the Shortage

Genentech had intermittent back orders of Tamiflu due to increased demand for the product.

Available Products

Tamiflu 6 mg/mL oral suspension, Genentech
60 mL bottles (NDC 00004-0822-05)

Tamiflu capsules, Genentech
75 mg capsules, 10 count (NDC 00004-0800-85)
45 mg capsules, 10 count (NDC 00004-0801-85)
30 mg capsules, 10 count (NDC 00004-0802-85)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Genentech has all Tamiflu presentations available at wholesalers.
  • Genentech provides instructions for compounding an extemporaneous 6 mg/mL oral suspension from 75 mg capsules if required.
  • Genentech also provides instructions for opening capsules and administering with chocolate syrup, corn syrup, caramel syrup, or dissolved light brown sugar in the product labeling.


April 20, March 9, January 6 and 22, 2015; December 22, 2014, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.