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Dihydroergotamine Mesylate Injection

[01 August 2016]

Products Affected - Description

D.H.E. 45 injection, Valeant
1 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 10 count (NDC 66490-0041-01)
 
Dihydroergotamine Mesylate injection, Perrigo
1 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 5 count (NDC 00574-0850-05)
1 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 10 count (NDC 00574-0850-10)

Reason for the Shortage

Perrigo and Valeant did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

There are no presentations available.

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Perrigo has dihydroergotamine 1 mg/mL 1 mL ampules in 5 count and 10 count on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
  • Valeant has D.H.E. 45 1 mg/mL 1 mL ampules on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

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Updated

August 1, July 13, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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