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Methotrexate Tablets

[20 October 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Methotrexate tablets, Mylan Pharmaceuticals
2.5 mg, 5000 count (NDC 00378-0014-50)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Major discontinued methotrexate tablets in 2013.
  • Mylan and Roxane could not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

Methotrexate tablets, Dava Pharmaceuticals
2.5 mg, 36 count (NDC 67253-0320-36)
2.5 mg, 100 count (NDC 67253-0320-10)
 
Rheumatrex Dose Pack, Dava Pharmaceuticals
2.5 mg, 8 count (NDC 67253-0580-42)
2.5 mg, 12 count (NDC 67253-0580-43)
2.5 mg, 16 count (NDC 67253-0580-44)
2.5 mg, 20 count (NDC 67253-0580-45)
2.5 mg, 24 count (NDC 67253-0580-46)
 
Methotrexate tablets, Mylan Institutional, Inc
2.5 mg, unit dose, 20 count (NDC 51079-0670-05)
 
Methotrexate tablets, Mylan Pharmaceuticals
2.5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00378-0014-01)
 
Methotrexate tablets, Roxane
2.5 mg, 36 count (NDC 00054-4550-15)
2.5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00054-4550-25)
2.5 mg, unit dose (100 count, NDC 00054-8550-25)
 
Methotrexate tablets, Teva
2.5 mg, 36 count (NDC 00555-0572-35)
2.5 mg, 100 count (NDC 00555-0572-02)

Trexall tablets, Teva  
5 mg, 30 count (NDC 51285-0366-01)
7.5 mg, 30 count (NDC 51285-0367-01)
10 mg, 30 count (NDC 51285-0368-01)
15 mg, 30 count (NDC 51285-0369-01)

Estimated Resupply Dates

Mylan’s methotrexate 2.5 mg tablets in 5000 count are currently unavailable and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Related Shortages

Updated

October 20, 2014; September 3, 2014; July 17, 2014; June 25, 2014; May 30, 2014; May 12, 2014; April 24, 2014; February 27, 2014; February 14, 2014; January 30, 2014; January 15, 2014; December 30, 2013; October 23, 2013; October 1, 2013; September 16, 2013; September 5, 2013; August 19, 2013; August 14, 2013; August 1, 2013; July 8, 2013; June 19, 2013; June 4, 2014; May 17, 2013; April 5, 2013; February 14, 2013; December 21, 2012; December 7, 2012; November 7, 2012; October 26, 2012; October 3, 2012; September 18, 2012. University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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