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7/8/2021

Tropicamide 1% Ophthalmic Solution

Products Affected - Description

    • Tropicamide ophthalmic solution, Bausch Health, 1%, 2 mL bottle, 1 count, NDC 24208-0585-59
    • Tropicamide ophthalmic solution, Sandoz, 1%, 3 mL bottle, 1 count, NDC 61314-0355-01

Reason for the Shortage

    • Akorn has tropicamide 1% ophthalmic drops available.
    • Alcon has Mydriacyl available.
    • Bausch Health did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Sandoz did not provide a reason for the shortage of tropicamide 1% ophthalmic drops.

Available Products

    • Mydriacyl ophthalmic solution, Alcon Labs, 1%, 15 mL bottle, 1 count, NDC 00065-0355-15
    • Tropicamide ophthalmic solution, Akorn, 1%, 15 mL bottle, 1 count, NDC 17478-0102-12
    • Tropicamide ophthalmic solution, Sandoz, 1%, 15 mL bottle, 1 count, NDC 61314-0355-02

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Bausch Health has 1% tropicamide 2 mL bottles on back order and the company estimates a release date of early-September 2021.
    • Sandoz has short-dated 1% tropicamide 3 mL bottles available with an expiration date of < October 2021.

Updated

Updated July 8, 2021 by Anthony Trovato, PharmD, BCPS. Created March 20, 2019 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2021, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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