Erythromycin Lactobionate Injection

[30 January 2017]

Products Affected - Description

Erythrocin powder for solution for injection, Pfizer
500 mg, ADD-Vantage vial, 10 count (NDC 00409-6476-44)

Reason for the Shortage

Pfizer (Hospira) has Erythrocin on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

Erythrocin powder for solution for injection, Pfizer
500 mg, vial, 10 count (NDC 00409-6482-01
There is insufficient supply for usual ordering.

Estimated Resupply Dates

Pfizer (Hospira) has Erythrocin 500 mg ADD-Vantage vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of April 2017.

Related Shortages


January 30, 2017; November 21, October 31, September 22, August 29, 10 and 5, July 11, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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