Terbutaline Sulfate Injection

[10 September 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Terbutaline sulfate injection, 1 mg/mL, Ben Venue (formerly Bedford product)
1 mL vial, package of 10 (NDC 55390-0101-10)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Ben Venue stopped production in its plant in Bedford, Ohio and closed in 2014.
  •  Akorn has discontinued terbutaline injection.

Available Products

Terbutaline sulfate injection, 1 mg/mL, Fresenius Kabi
1 mL vial, package of 25 (NDC 63323-0665-01)

Terbutaline sulfate injection, 1 mg/mL, West-Ward
1 mL vial, package of 10 (NDC 00143-9746-10)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All presentations are currently available.

Related Shortages


September 10, 2014; July 7, 2014; May 12, 2014; April 30, 2014; March 10, 2014; January 21, 2014; November 19, 2013; September 16, 2013; July 29, 2013; June 4, 2013; May 30, 2013; March 15, 2013; December 18, 2012; September 19, 2012; July 2, 2012; June 13, 2012; May 2, 2012; March 28, 2012; February 17, 2012; December 14, 2011; November 9, 2011; September 30, 2011; August 22, 2011; July 28, 2011; July 1, 2011, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, University of Utah, Drug Information Service.


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