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11/25/2019

Loxapine Tablets

Products Affected - Description

    • Loxapine oral tablet, Lannett, 10 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00527-1395-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Lannett, 25 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00527-1396-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Lannett, 5 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00527-1394-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Lannett, 50 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00527-1397-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Marlex, 10 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 10135-0586-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Marlex, 25 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 10135-0587-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Marlex, 5 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 10135-0585-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Marlex, 50 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 10135-0588-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Mylan Institutional, 10 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00378-7010-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Mylan Institutional, 25 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00378-7025-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Mylan Institutional, 5 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00378-7005-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Mylan Institutional, 50 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00378-7050-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Teva, 10 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00591-0370-01 - discontinued

Reason for the Shortage

    • TEVA has loxapine tablets on shortage and did not provide a reason. The company discontinued loxapine 10 mg tablets in September 2019.
    • Marlex has loxapine tablets on shortage and did not provide a reason.
    • Lannett has loxapine tablets on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
    • Mylan Institutional has loxapine tablets on shortage and did not provide a reason.

Available Products

    • Loxapine oral tablet, Teva, 25 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00591-0371-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Teva, 5 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00591-0369-01
    • Loxapine oral tablet, Teva, 50 mg, bottle, tablet 100 count, NDC 00591-0372-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Marlex has loxapine 5 mg, 10 mg, 25 mg, and 50 mg tablets on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Lannett has loxapine 5 mg, 25 mg, and 50 mg on backorder and the company estimates a release date of February 2020. The 10 mg tablets are on allocation.
    • Mylan Institutional has loxapine 5 mg, 10 mg, 25 mg, and 50 mg tablets on back order and the company estimates a release date of end of 1st quarter 2020.

Updated

Updated November 25, 2019 by Rachael Freeman, PharmD, BCPS. Created September 12, 2019 by Rachael Freeman, PharmD, BCPS. © 2019, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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