Methylergonovine Maleate

[17 October 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Methylergonovine maleate injection

Reason for the Shortage

  • Akorn could not provide a reason for the shortage of methylergonovine maleate injection.
  • American Regent had methylergonovine maleate injection on back order due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

Methylergonovine maleate injection, Akorn
0.2 mg/mL, 1 mL vial (NDC 17478-0501-01)
Methylergonovine maleate injection, American Regent
0.2 mg/mL, 1 mL vial (NDC 00517-0740-20)

Estimated Resupply Dates

All presentations are currently available.

Related Shortages


October 17, 2014; September 8, 2014; June 26, 2014; April 9, 2014; February 6, 2014; December 20, 2013; December 9, 2013; November 11, 2013; October 10, 2013; August 26, 2013;  August 6, 2013;  University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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