Products Affected - Description
Namenda XR capsules, Forest
14 mg capsules, unit-dose, 100 count (NDC 00456-3414-63)
28 mg capsules, 90 count (NDC 00456-3428-90)
Titration pack, 28 capsules (NDC 00456-3400-29)
Namenda tablets, Forest
Titration pack, 49 tablets (NDC 00456-3200-14)
5 mg tablets, 60 count (NDC 00456-3205-60)
5 mg tablets, unit dose, 100 count (NDC 00456-3205-63)
10 mg tablets, 60 count (NDC 00456-3210-60)
10 mg tablets, unit dose, 100 count (NDC 00456-3210-63)
Reason for the Shortage
- Forest cannot provide a reason for the shortage of Namenda XR capsules.
- Forest plans to discontinue all Namenda immediate-release tablets on August 15, 2014. Forest will continue to market Namenda oral solution and Namenda XR extended-release capsules. Forest states the reason for discontinuing the Namenda immediate-release tablets is to focus on the Namenda XR extended-release capsules.
Namenda XR capsules, Forest
7 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 00456-3407-33)
14 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 00456-3414-33)
14 mg capsules, 90 count (NDC 00456-3414-90)
21 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 00456-3421-33)
28 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 00456-3428-33)
28 mg capsules, unit-dose, 100 count (NDC 00456-3428-63)
Namenda oral solution, Forest
2 mg/mL, 360 mL bottle (NDC 00456-3202-12)
Estimated Resupply Dates
- Forest has Namenda XR titration pack, 14 mg capsules in unit-dose, and 28 mg capsules in 90 count bottles on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
- Forest has all Namenda tablet presentations currently available. Product can be dispensed until supplies are depleted.
June 23, 2014; April 23, 2014; March 31, 2014; February 19, 2014, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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