Chorionic Gonadotropin (Human) Injection

[17 August 2015]

Products Affected - Description

Chorionic gonadotropin (human) injection, Fresenius Kabi
10,000 unit multiple-dose vial, 10 count (NDC 63323-0025-10)
Pregnyl, Merck
10,000 unit multiple-dose vial, single count (NDC 00052-0315-10)

Reason for the Shortage

Merck states their product is on allocation to prevent use in the gray market.

Available Products

Novarel injection, Ferring
10,000 unit, multiple dose vial, 1 count (NDC 55566-1501-01)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Fresenius Kabi has chorionic gonadotropin injection on intermittent back order and the company is releasing product regularly. Check wholesalers for inventory.
  • Merck has Pregnyl injection on allocation. Place orders through your wholesaler.

Related Shortages


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