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Sumatriptan Nasal Spray Shortage

Last Updated: September 9, 2016
Status: Resolved

Reason for the Shortage
    • GlaxoSmithKline could not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Sandoz had sumatriptan nasal spray on shortage due to product constraints.
Available Products
    • Imitrex nasal spray, GlaxoSmithKline, 20 mg/actuation, inhaler, 6 count, NDC 00173-0523-00
    • Imitrex nasal spray, GlaxoSmithKline, 5 mg/actuation, inhaler, 6 count, NDC 00173-0524-00
    • Sumatriptan nasal spray, Sandoz, 20 mg/actuation, inhaler, 6 count, NDC 00178-6523-86
    • Sumatriptan nasal spray, Sandoz, 5 mg/actuation, inhaler, 6 count, NDC 00178-6524-86

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • All marketed presentations are available.


Updated September 9, 2016 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created December 16, 2015 by Jane Chandramouli, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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