Products Affected - Description
Calcitriol injection, Akorn
1 mcg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 5 count (NDC 17478-0931-01)
Calcitriol injection, American Regent
1 mcg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 25 count (NDC 00517-0132-25)
Reason for the Shortage
- Akorn cannot provide a reason for the shortage.
- American Regent has had calcitriol injection unavailable since 2011.
- Calcitriol capsule and oral solution presentations are available from multiple manufacturers.
There are no presentations available.
Estimated Resupply Dates
Akorn has calcitriol 1 mL ampules on back order and the company estimates a release date in early-March 2016.
January 28, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2016, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.
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