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Choline Magnesium Trisalicylate

[08 September 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Choline Magnesium Trisalicylate, Marlex
500 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 10135-0467-01)
750 mg tablets, 100 count (NDC 10135-0468-01)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Caraco has discontinued their product. Product was recently seized by US Marshals due to good manufacturing practice violations (see news release for more information).
  • Marlex could not provide a reason for their shortage.

Available Products

Choline Magnesium Trisalicylate – Silarx
500 mg/5 mL liquid, 240 mL (NDC 54838-0522-70)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Marlex has their choline magnesium trisalicylate tablets on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

 

Related Shortages

Updated

September 8, 2014; June 3, 2014; March 24, 2014; January 29, 2014; October 7, 2013; September 13, 2013; August 8, 2013; May 30, 2013; February 27, 2013; November 27, 2012; August 30, 2012; June 20, 2012; March 15, 2012; December 16, 2011; September 21, 2011; July 20, 2011; April 28, 2011; February 23, 2011; January 5, 2011; October 25, 2010; August 6, 2010; June 16, 2010; May 14, 2010; March 17, 2010; February 12, 2010; January 20, 2010; December 9, 2009; November 18, 2009; October 28, 2009; September 14, 2009; August 11, 2009; July 28, 2009. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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