Olanzapine Injection

[24 January 2017]

Products Affected - Description

Olanzapine intramuscular injection, American Regent
10 mg, vial, 1 count (NDC 00517-0955-01)

Reason for the Shortage

  • American Regent cannot provide a reason for the shortage.
  • Sandoz had olanzapine injection on shortage due to increase demand.

Available Products

Zyprexa intramuscular injection, Lilly USA, LLC
10 mg, vial, 1 count (NDC 00002-7597-01)
Olanzapine intramuscular injection, Sandoz
10 mg, vial, 1 count (NDC 00781-3159-72)

Estimated Resupply Dates

American Regent has olanzapine 10 mg vials on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Related Shortages


January 24, 2017; November 1, September 9, July 28 and 7, June 9, May 24 and 12, March 14, 2016, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2017, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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