[06 March 2014]
Products Affected - Description
Blephamide S.O.P. ophthalmic ointment, Allergan
3.5 gm tube (NDC 00023-0313-04)
Reason for the Shortage
- Allergan states the reason for shortage is difficulty in obtaining the raw materials needed for manufacturing.
- Allergan is the sole supplier of sulfacetamide 10% and prednisolone 0.2% ophthalmic ointment and ophthalmic suspension.
Blephamide ophthalmic suspension, Allergan
5 mL bottle (NDC 11980-0022-05)
10 mL bottle (NDC 11980-0022-10)
Estimated Resupply Dates
Allergan has Blephamide S.O.P. ophthalmic ointment on back order and the company estimates a release date in mid-April 2014.
March 6, 2014; January 22, 2014; December 20, 2013; November 26, 2013; October 23, 2013; October 9, 2013; September 3, 2013; June 20, 2013, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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