[03 March 2014]
Products Affected - Description
Doxapram injection, Bedford
20 mg/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 55390-0035-01)
Reason for the Shortage
- Ben Venue has stopped production in its plant in Bedford, Ohio and will close in early 2014. Ben Venue supplies multiple sterile injectable products for Bedford Laboratories. Supplies of product that has already been manufactured will continue to be released until inventory is depleted. Bedford Laboratories has a small number of products manufactured elsewhere that are not affected by this closure.
- West-Ward had Dopram on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
Dopram injection, West-Ward
20 mg/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 00641-6018-06)
Estimated Resupply Dates
Bedford has doxapram 20 mg/mL 20 mL vials on long-term back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. Ben Venue manufactured doxapram for Bedford.
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