Products Affected - Description
All presentations are currently available
Reason for the Shortage
- American Regent discontinued benztropine injection in May 2015.
- Fresenius Kabi launched benztropine in September 2016.
Cogentin injection, Akorn
1 mg/mL, 2 mL ampule, 5 count (NDC 76478-0611-02)
Benztropine Mesylate injection, Akorn
1 mg/mL, 2 mL ampule, 5 count (NDC 17478-0012-02)
Benztropine Mesylate injection, Fresenius Kabi
1 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 5 count (NDC 63323-0970-02)
Benztropine Mesylate injection, West-Ward
1 mg/mL, 2 mL ampule, 5 count (NDC 00143-9729-05)
Estimated Resupply Dates
All marketed presentations are available.
December 22 and 12, October 14, September 8, August 11, June 17 and 9, May 20, March 21, January 25 and 14, 2016; December 11, November 4, October 19 and 12, August 20 and 19, July 23, June 11 and 9, April 30, March 25, February 11, January 26 and 7, 2015; September 18, July 31, June 11, May 8, March 4, January 29, 2014; December 16 and 4, October 29, September 26, August 28, July 18, 2013, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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