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Paregoric Liquid

Last Updated: August 10, 2012
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Paregoric liquid, Hi-Tech

Reason for the Shortage

  • Hi-Tech temporarily suspended manufacturing paregoric liquid in June 2010 due to manufacturing issues. Paregoric is also an unapproved drug.
  • Hi-Tech discontinued paregoric liquid in January, 2012, but started manufacturing again in August, 2012.
  • Actavis discontinued paregoric liquid in January, 2009.
  • Paregoric liquid is not commercially available from any manufacturer, but may be available from certain compounding pharmacies.

Available Products

Paregoric liquid, Hi-Tech
2 mg/5 mL, 480 mL (NDC 50383-0855-16)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Hi-Tech has product readily available.

Related Shortages

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August 10, 2012; May 24, 2012; April 6, 2012; March 7, 2012; December 7, 2011; September 13, 2011; July 1, 2011; March 30, 2011; January 26, 2011; January 12, 2011; November 24, 2010; October 27, 2010; September 21, 2010: September 20, 2010, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2011, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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