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Phenytoin Sodium Injection Shortage

Last Updated: July 9, 2024
Status: Current

Products Affected - Description
    • Phenytoin sodium injection, Hikma, 50 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count, NDC 00641-2555-10
Reason for the Shortage
    • Acella did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Hikma did not provide a reason for the shortage.
Available Products
    • Phenytoin sodium injection, Acella, 50 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 10 count, NDC 42192-0614-10
    • Phenytoin sodium injection, Acella, 50 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count, NDC 42192-0614-30
    • Phenytoin sodium injection, Hikma, 50 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-0493-25

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Hikma has short-dated phenytoin 50 mg/mL 5 mL vials available with an expiration date of May 2025.

Updated

Updated July 9, 2024 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created December 20, 2022 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2024, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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