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7/15/2019

Mycophenolate Mofetil Capsules and Tablets

Products Affected - Description

    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Accord, 250 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 16729-0094-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Accord, 250 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 16729-0094-16
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Accord, 500 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 16729-0019-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Accord, 500 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 16729-0019-16
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Ascend, 250 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 67877-0266-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Ascend, 250 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 67877-0266-05
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Ascend, 500 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 67877-0225-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Ascend, 500 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 67877-0225-05
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Hikma, 250 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00054-0163-25
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Hikma, 250 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00054-0163-29
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Hikma, 500 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00054-0166-25
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Hikma, 500 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00054-0166-29
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Sandoz, 250 mg, bottle, 1440 count, NDC 00781-2067-89

Reason for the Shortage

    • Accord did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Ascend did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Hikma did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Mylan refuses to provide updated availability information.
    • Genentech has Cellcept available.
    • Sandoz did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

    • CellCept oral capsule, Genentech, 250 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00004-0259-01
    • CellCept oral capsule, Genentech, 250 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00004-0259-43
    • CellCept oral tablet, Genentech, 500 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00004-0260-01
    • CellCept oral tablet, Genentech, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00004-0260-43
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Sandoz, 250 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00781-2067-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral capsule, Sandoz, 250 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00781-2067-05
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Sandoz, 500 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00781-5175-01
    • Mycophenolate Mofetil oral tablet, Sandoz, 500 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00781-5175-05

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Accord has all mycophenolate mofetil presentations on allocation.
    • Ascend has all mycophenolate mofetil presentations on intermittent back order and the company is releasing product as it becomes available.
    • Hikma has mycophenolate mofetil 250 mg capsules in 100 count and 500 count and 500 mg tablets in 100 count and 500 count on allocation.
    • Sandoz has mycophenolate mofetil 250 mg capsules in 1,440 count are on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.

Updated

Updated July 15, 2019 by Anthony Trovato, PharmD, BCPS. Created July 31, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2019, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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