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Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium

Last Updated: September 13, 2011
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Elmiron Capsules, Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals
100 mg, 100 count (NDC 50458-0098-01)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals states the shortage was due to manufacturing delays.
  • Ortho-McNeil is the sole manufacturer of pentosan polysulfate sodium capsules.

Estimated Resupply Dates

Ortho-McNeil has Elmiron available.

Related Shortages


September 13, 2011; August 12, 2011; June 28, 2011; May 27, 2011, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2011, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.