[12 November 2013]
Products Affected - Description
Aquasol A, Hospira
50,000 units/mL, 1 mL ampule (NDC 61703-0418-07)
Reason for the Shortage
- Hospira is changing manufacturing sites from a 3rd party manufacturer to in-house manufacturing. This has caused a delay in production.
- Hospira is the sole manufacturer of vitamin A injection.
There are no presentations available.
Estimated Resupply Dates
Hospira has Aquasol A injection on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
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