[09 May 2013]
Products Affected - Description
Torsemide injection, American Regent
10 mg/mL, 2 mL vial (NDC 00517-0070-10)
10 mg/mL, 5 mL vial (NDC 00517-0071-10)
Reason for the Shortage
- Roche discontinued Demadex injection for business reasons. Demadex tablets are not affected by this shortage.
- Bedford has approval for torsemide injection, but has not yet launched the product.
- American Regent had temporarily suspended distribution of most drug products presentations in April, 2011.
- American Regent resumed manufacturing in Shirley, New York in early-May, 2011.
No presentations are available at this time.
Estimated Resupply Dates
American Regent has torsemide injection on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
May 9, 2013; April 4, 2013; January 14, 2013; November 20, 2012; September 19, 2012; July 25, 2012; May 23, 2012; April 11, 2012; March 29, 2012, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2013, University of Utah, Drug Information Service.
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