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Ciprofloxacin Injection

[31 October 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Ciprofloxacin injection, Claris
2 mg/mL, 100 mL premixed bag (NDC 36000-0008-24)
 
Ciprofloxacin injection, Hospira
10 mg/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 00409-4765-86)
10 mg/mL, 40 mL vial (NDC 00409-4778-86)
 
Ciprofloxacin injection, Sagent
2 mg/mL, 100 mL premixed bag (NDC 25021-0114-82)
2 mg/mL, 200 mL premixed bag (NDC 25021-0114-87)
 
Ciprofloxacin injection, Sandoz
2 mg/mL, 100 mL premixed bag (NDC 00781-3239-09)
2 mg/mL, 200 mL premixed bag (NDC 00781-3240-09)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Claris, Sagent, and Sandoz could not provide a reason for the shortage.
  • Hospira has ciprofloxacin injection on back order due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

Cipro injection, Bayer
2 mg/mL, 200 mL premixed bag (NDC 50419-0759-01)
 
Ciprofloxacin injection, Claris
2 mg/mL, 200 mL premixed bag (NDC 36000-0009-24)
 
Ciprofloxacin injection, Hospira
2 mg/mL, 100 mL premixed bag (NDC 00409-4777-23)
2 mg/mL, 200 mL premixed bag (NDC 00409-4777-02)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Claris has ciprofloxacin 2 mg/mL 100 mL premixed bags on allocation.
  • Hospira has ciprofloxacin 10 mg/mL 20 mL and 40 mL vials on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
  • Sagent has ciprofloxacin 2 mg/mL 200 mL premixed bags available to government customers only. Ciprofloxacin 2 mg/mL 100 mL premixed bags are on allocation to government customers only.
  • Sandoz has ciprofloxacin 2 mg/mL 200 mL premixed bags on back order and the company estimates a release date in early-November 2014. Ciprofloxacin 2 mg/mL 100 mL premixed bags are on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Related Shortages

Updated

October 31, 2014; October 10, 2014; August 8, 2014; June 30, 2014; May 29, 2014; May 5, 2014; April 30, 2014; April 21, 2014; April 14, 2014; April 2, 2014; March 20, 2014; March 3, 2014; January 31, 2014; January 24, 2014; January 6, 2014; December 13, 2013; November 13, 2013; September 30, 2013; August 1, 2013; June 27, 2013; June 4, 2013; May 3, 2013; April 17, 2013; April 1, 2013; March 8, 2013; February 27, 2013; December 20, 2012; November 30, 2012; October 11, 2012; September 17, 2012; August 16, 2012; June 13, 2012; April 25, 2012; April 11, 2012; March 28, 2012; March 27, 2012; February 24, 2012; January 10, 2012; December 14, 2011; November 16, 2011; October 19, 2011; September 27, 2011; September 13, 2011; August 16, 2011; July 14, 2011; June 3, 2011; May 4, 2011; April 7, 2011; February 25, 2011; January 13, 2011; June 3, 2010, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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