Leflunomide Tablets

[08 April 2016]

Products Affected - Description

Leflunomide tablet, Heritage
10 mg, 30 count (NDC 23155-0043-03)
20 mg, 30 count (NDC 23155-0044-03)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Heritage states the shortage is due to a delay in obtaining active ingredient.
  • Sanofi-Aventis could not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

Arava tablet, Sanofi-Aventis
10 mg, 30 count (NDC 00088-2160-30)
20 mg, 30 count (NDC 00088-2161-30)
Leflunomide tablet, Apotex
10 mg, 30 count (NDC 60505-2502-01)
20 mg, 30 count (NDC 60505-2503-01)
Leflunomide tablet, Trigen
10 mg, 30 count (NDC 13811-0677-30)
20 mg, 30 count (NDC 13811-0678-30)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Heritage has leflunomide 10 mg and 20 mg tablets on tight allocation.


April 8, March 2, January 27, 2016; December 16, September 21, August 20, July 14, 8 and 2, May 18, April 24 and 22, 2015, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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