Products Affected - Description
There are no products affected.
Reason for the Shortage
- Ben Venue closed its plant in Bedford, Ohio in July 2014.
- Hospira states the shortage was due to manufacturing delays.
Butorphanol injection, Hospira
1 mg/mL 1 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00409-1623-01)
2 mg/mL 1 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00409-1626-01)
2 mg/mL 2 mL vial, 10 count (NDC 00409-1626-02)
Estimated Resupply Dates
All marketed presentations are available.
April 3, March 18, January 16, 2015; November 13, October 13, September 3, August 15, May 20, March 3, January 13, 2014; November 15, October 28, September 4, August 1, July 2, May 30, April 11, February 7, 2013; December 12 and 24, November 13 and 27, October 12 and 24, September 27, August 22, July 31, July 3, May 10, April 3 and 23, March 6 and 20, February 22, January 18 and 31, 2012, December 6 and 21, November 7 and 21, October 4 and 26, September 7, 22 and 23, August 2, 25, and 26, July 1 and 22, June 15, May 20, April 15, 2011, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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