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2/18/2020

5% Dextrose Injection (PVC-free and DEHP-free)

Products Affected - Description

    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 1,000 mL PVC/DEHP-free, Viaflo bag, 10 count, NDC 00338-0070-10 - discontinued
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 40 count, NDC 00338-6346-02 - discontinued
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00338-6346-03 - discontinued
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Fresenius Kabi, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 20 count, NDC 63323-0624-75
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 50 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 60 count, NDC 00409-7923-06

Reason for the Shortage

    • Baxter has 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free Viaflo bags available.
    • BBraun had 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free bags on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
    • BD has 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free bags available.
    • Fresenius Kabi did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • ICU Medical had 5% dextrose PVC/DEHP-free bags on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-00
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-20
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BBraun, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 1 count, NDC 00264-7510-10
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BD, 100 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 50 count, NDC 17271-0720-03
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BD, 1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 10 count, NDC 17271-0720-07
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BD, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 30 count, NDC 17271-0720-05
    • 5% Dextrose injection, BD, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 20 count, NDC 17271-0720-06
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free, Viaflo bag, 30 count, NDC 00338-0062-30
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Baxter, 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free, Viaflo bag, 20 count, NDC 00338-0066-20
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Fresenius Kabi, 100 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 50 count, NDC 63323-0624-61
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Fresenius Kabi, 1000 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 10 count, NDC 63323-0624-10
    • 5% Dextrose injection, Fresenius Kabi, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 30 count, NDC 63323-0624-74
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 100 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 60 count, NDC 00409-7923-11
    • 5% Dextrose injection, ICU Medical, 250 mL PVC/DEHP-free bag, 24 count, NDC 00409-7922-25

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Fresenius Kabi has 5% dextrose in 500 mL PVC/DEHP-free bags available with short expiration dating (< 3 months).
    • ICU Medical has 5% dextrose in 50 mL PVC/DEHP-free bags on intermittent back order and the company is releasing supplies as they become available.

Safety

    • The Baxter Exactamix empty bags and Intravia empty bags are DEHP-free, but the port areas contain PVC.

Updated

Updated February 18, 2020 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created May 4, 2017 by Elyse MacDonald, PharmD, MS, BCPS. © 2020, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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