Nimodipine Capsules

[29 June 2015]

Products Affected - Description

Nimodipine capsules, Caraco
30 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 57664-0135-64)
30 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 57664-0135-65)

Reason for the Shortage

  • Caraco cannot provide a reason for the shortage.
  • Teva discontinued nimodipine capsules in early-March, 2013.

Available Products

Nimodipine capsules, Heritage Pharmaceuticals
30 mg capsules, 30 count (NDC 23155-0108-30)
30 mg capsules, 100 count (NDC 23155-0108-00)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • Caraco has temporarily discontinued nimodipine capsules and the company cannot estimate when product will return.
  • Heritage has been supplying the market for several months.

Related Shortages


June 29, April 3, January 7, 2015; September 29, August 20, April 30, February 27, 2014; December 16, October 21, September 23, August 1, June 11, May 10 and 14, March 19, February 22, January 23, 2013; December 18, November 2 and 20, 2012, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2015, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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