Albuterol Sulfate Metered Dose Inhalers

[03 May 2016]

Products Affected - Description

All presentations are currently available

Reason for the Shortage

Teva had ProAir on allocation due to limited supplies.

Available Products

ProAir HFA inhalation aerosol, Teva
0.09 mg/1 actuation, 8.5 gram metered dose inhaler, 1 count (NDC 59310-0579-22)
Proventil HFA inhalation aerosol, Merck
0.09 mg/1 actuation, 6.7 gram metered dose inhaler, 1 count (NDC 00085-1132-01)
Ventolin HFA inhalation aerosol, GlaxoSmithKline
0.09 mg/1 actuation, 8 gram metered dose inhaler, institutional pack 1 count (NDC 00173-0682-24)
0.09 mg/1 actuation, 8 gram metered dose inhaler, 1 count (NDC 00173-0682-21)
0.09 mg/1 actuation, 18 gram metered dose inhaler, 1 count (NDC 00173-0682-20)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All marketed presentations are available.

Related Shortages


May 3, March 16, 15 and 7, February 29 and 4, 2016; December 22 and 3, 2015, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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