Iron Dextran Injection

[27 April 2015]

Products Affected - Description

Iron Dextran, Dexferrum, American Regent
50 mg/mL, 1 mL vials, package of 10 (NDC 00517-0134-10)
50 mg/mL, 2 mL vials, package of 10 (NDC 00517-0234-10)

Reason for the Shortage

American Regent cannot provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

Iron Dextran, INFeD, Actavis
50 mg/mL, 2 mL vials, package of 10 (NDC 52544-0931-02)

Estimated Resupply Dates

American Regent has Dexferrum 1 mL and 2 mL vials on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Related Shortages


April 27 and January 28, 2015; November 3, August 27, June 23, April 14, February 20, and January 2, 2014, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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