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.
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 estimates a release date of January 2017 for the 5 count and early-December 2016 for the 10 count presentations.
- Valeant has D.H.E. 45 1 mg/mL 1 mL ampules available with an expiration date of August 2017.
November 22, October 5, September 2, 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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