Tigecycline Injection

[06 February 2017]

Products Affected - Description

All presentations are currently available

Reason for the Shortage

Pfizer had Tygacil on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

Tygacil lyophilized powder for solution for injection, Pfizer
50 mg, 5 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00008-4990-02)
50 mg, 10 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00008-4990-20)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Pfizer has Tygacil 50 mg/10 mL vials and 50 mg/5 mL vials available.

Related Shortages


February 6, 2017; November 22, October 12, September 7, June 9, May 27 and 2, February 3, January 12, 2016; December 9, 2015, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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