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Trypan Blue 0.15% Ophthalmic Solution

Last Updated: June 1, 2015
Status: Resolved

Products Affected - Description

Trypan Blue Ophthalmic Solution

Reason for the Shortage

  • Dutch Ophthalmic had MembraneBlue on shortage due to difficulty in obtaining raw materials.
  • There are no other manufacturers of trypan blue.
  • Dutch Ophthalmic has VisionBlue 0.06% ophthalmic solution available (NDC 68803-0612-10). VisionBlue is used as an adjunct in cataract surgery.

Available Products

MembraneBlue, Dutch Ophthalmic USA
0.15% solution, 0.5 mL, 5 count (NDC 68803-0672-05)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All presentations are currently available.

Related Shortages


June 1, May 4, April 3, January 23, 2015; November 21, 2014, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.