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Penicillin G Benzathine/Penicillin G Procaine

Last Updated: January 6, 2018
Status: Current

Penicillin G Benzathine/Penicillin G Procaine

Products Affected - Description
  • Bicillin C-R intramuscular suspension for injection, Pfizer
    1,200,000 units (600,000 units penicillin G benzathine/600,000 units penicillin G procaine), 2 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count (NDC 60793-0600-10)

1,200,000 units (600,000 units penicillin G benzathine/600,000 units penicillin G procaine), 2 mL pediatric prefilled syringe, 10 count (NDC 60793-0601-10)
Reason for the Shortage
  • Pfizer has Bicillin C-R on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products
  • Bicillin C-R 900/300 intramuscular suspension for injection, Pfizer
    1,200,000 units (900,000 units penicillin G benzathine/300,000 units penicillin G procaine), 2 mL pediatric prefilled syringe, 10 count (NDC 60793-0602-10)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Pfizer has Bicillin C-R 1,200,000 units/2 mL prefilled syringes and 1,200,000 units/2 mL pediatric prefilled syringes on allocation with weekly releases to wholesalers.

Updated

January 6, 2018; December 18, October 30, August 29, June 25 and 5, April 3, February 24 and 6, January 20 and 4, 2017; December 16, November 22 and 15, October 8, September 13, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2018, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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