Gentamicin injection

[09 September 2016]

Products Affected - Description

Gentamicin injection, Hospira
60 mg/50 mL, premixed bag, 24 count )NDC 00409-7879-13)

Reason for the Shortage

Hospira has discontinued all premixed bags except for the 60 mg/50 mL size. This presentation is on long-term back order due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

Gentamicin injection, Baxter
60 mg/50 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0507-41)
80 mg/50 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0509-41)
80 mg/100 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0503-48)
100 mg/50 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0511-41)
100 mg/100 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0505-48)
120 mg/100 mL, premixed bag, 24 count (NDC 00338-0507-48)
Gentamicin injection, Fresenius Kabi
10 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0173-02)
40 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0010-02)
40 mg/mL, 20 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 63323-0010-20)
Gentamicin injection, Hospira
40 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00409-1207-03)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Hospira has gentamicin 60 mg/50 mL premixed bags on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Related Shortages


September 9, August 1, July 15, June 10, May 3, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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