Products Affected - Description
Procainamide Hydrochloride injection, Hospira
100 mg/mL, 10 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00409-1902-01)
500 mg/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count (NDC 00409-1903-01)
Reason for the Shortage
Hospira (Pfizer) has procainamide hydrochloride injection on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
There is insufficient supply for usual ordering.
Estimated Resupply Dates
Hospira has procainamide 100 mg/mL 10 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of 1st quarter 2017. The 500 mg/mL 2 mL vials are available in limited supply.
August 1, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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