Zolpidem Tartrate Immediate Release Tablets

[10 November 2016]

Products Affected - Description

Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Aurobindo
5 mg, 500 count (NDC 65862-0159-05)
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 65862-0160-01)
10 mg, 500 count (NDC 65862-0160-05)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Aurobindo has all presentations listed as inactive.
  • Major discontinued zolpidem tartrate immediate release tablets.
  • Mylan has most zolpidem presentations available.
  • Sandoz has zolpidem available.
  • Torrent has zolpidem available.
  • Sanofi-Aventis has Ambien available.

Available Products

Ambien immediate release tablet, Sanofi-Aventis
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 00024-5421-31)
10 mg, 500 count (NDC 00024-5421-50)
Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Mylan
5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00378-5305-01)
5 mg, 500 count (NDC 00378-5305-05)
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 00378-5310-01)
10 mg, 500 count (NDC 00378-5310-05)
Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Mylan Institutional
5 mg, unit-dose 100 count (NDC 51079-0724-20)
10 mg, unit-dose 100 count (NDC 51079-0725-20)
Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Sandoz
5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00781-5317-01)
5 mg, 500 count (NDC 00781-5317-10)
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 00781-5318-01)
10 mg, 500 count (NDC 00781-5318-10)
Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Teva
5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00093-0073-01)
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 00093-0074-01)
Zolpidem Tartrate immediate release tablet, Torrent
5 mg, 100 count (NDC 13668-0007-01)
5 mg, 500 count (NDC 13668-0007-05)
5 mg, 1000 count (NDC 13668-0007-10)
5 mg, 1500 count (NDC 13668-0007-15)
10 mg, 100 count (NDC 13668-0008-01)
10 mg, 500 count (NDC 13668-0008-05)
10 mg, 1000 count (NDC 13668-0008-10)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All marketed presentations are available.

Related Shortages


November 10, September 27, July 28, June 27, 9 and 1, May 3, April 7, February 25, 5 and 1, 2016; December 28 and 10, 2015, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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