Products Affected - Description
Acyclovir Suspension, Actavis
200 mg/5 mL, 473 mL bottle (NDC 00472-0082-16)
Acyclovir Suspension, Hi-Tech
200 mg/5 mL, 473 mL bottle (NDC 50383-0810-16) - discontinued
Reason for the Shortage
- Hi-Tech discontinued acyclovir suspension in April 2014.
- Actavis could not provide a reason for the shortage.
Zovirax Suspension, Prestium
200 mg/5 mL, 473 mL bottle (NDC 00173-0953-96)
Estimated Resupply Dates
Actavis has acyclovir suspension on back order and the company estimates a release date of late-July 2014. Product will be allocated upon release.
July 16, 2014; May 8, 2014; University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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