Flumazenil Injection

[31 January 2017]

Products Affected - Description

All presentations are currently available

Reason for the Shortage

  • Fresenius Kabi had flumazenil on shortage due to short-term manufacturing delays.
  • Mylan Institutional could not provide a reason for the shortage.
  • Sandoz discontinued flumazenil injection in 2015.
  • West-Ward stated the reason for the shortage is increased demand.

Available Products

Flumazenil injection, Fresenius Kabi
0.1 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0424-05)
0.1 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 1 count (NDC 63323-0424-10)
Flumazenil injection, Mylan Institutional
0.1 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 67457-0447-53)
0.1 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 67457-0444-10)
Flumazenil injection, West-Ward
0.1 mg/mL, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00143-9784-10)
0.1 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00143-9783-10)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All marketed presentations are available.

Related Shortages


January 31, 2017; December 1, November 9, September 27, July 26, 15 and 7, May 25, January 12, 2016; December 30 and 15, November 30 and 17, October 20, 12 and 2, September 18, August 12, July 28, June 15, 2015, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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