[28 May 2013]
Products Affected - Description
Timentin powder for injection, GlaxoSmithKline
3.1 gram ADD-Vantage vial (NDC 00029-6571-40) - discontinued
3.1 gram vial (NDC 00029-6571-26)
31 gram bulk package (NDC 00029-6579-21)
Timentin solution, Baxter
3.1 gram/100 mL frozen bags (NDC 00029-6571-31)
Reason for the Shortage
- GlaxoSmithKline could not provide a reason for the shortage.
- GlaxoSmithKline discontinued Timentin 3.1 gram ADD-Vantage vials in late-2012.
- Baxter could not provide a reason for the shortage.
No products are readily available.
Estimated Resupply Dates
GlaxoSmithKline has Timentin 3.1 gram vials on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. A limited supply of Timentin 31 gram bulk vials is available for emergency use.
Baxter has a limited supply available of Timentin 3.1 gram frozen bags.
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