Products Affected - Description
Chorionic gonadotropin (human) injection, Fresenius Kabi
10,000 unit multiple-dose vial (NDC 63323-0025-10)
10,000 unit multiple-dose vial (NDC 55566-1501-01)
Pregnyl, Merck (formerly Schering-Plough)
10,000 unit multiple-dose vial (NDC 00052-0315-10)
Reason for the Shortage
Merck (formerly Schering-Plough) states their product is on allocation to prevent use in the gray market.
Insufficient supplies for usual ordering.
Estimated Resupply Dates
- Fresenius Kabi has chorionic gonadotropin injection on back order and the company estimates a release date in mid-March 2015. Check your wholesaler for availability.
- Ferring is releasing Novarel injection regularly to direct order customers.
- Merck has Pregnyl injection on allocation. Place orders through your wholesaler.
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