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4/24/2019

Enoxaparin Sodium Injection

Products Affected - Description

    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-0623-00
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 3 mL multiple dose vial, 1 count, NDC 00075-0626-03
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-2912-01
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-2915-01
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-0624-30
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-0620-40
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-0621-60
    • Lovenox injection, Sanofi-Aventis, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00075-0622-80
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0569-90
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8610-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8510-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1010-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 3 mL multiple dose vial, 1 count, NDC 00955-1016-01
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1012-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1015-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1003-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1004-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1006-10
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Winthrop, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00955-1008-10

Reason for the Shortage

    • Amphastar has enoxaparin on intermittent back order due to increased demand.
    • Apotex launched enoxaparin in early-2019.
    • Fresenius Kabi did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Sandoz discontinued enoxaparin presentations in mid-2018 due to a supplier issue.
    • Sanofi-Aventis did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Winthrop did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5605-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5606-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5607-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5601-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5602-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5603-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Amphastar, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00548-5604-00
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0796-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 120 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0795-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0798-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0791-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0792-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0793-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Apotex, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 60505-0794-04
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0568-84
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 3 mL multiple dose vial, 1 count, NDC 63323-0565-86
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 150 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0569-84
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0568-83
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0568-87
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0568-88
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Fresenius Kabi, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 63323-0568-90
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 100 mg/ 1 mL, 1 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8580-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 30 mg/ 0.3 mL, 0.3 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8530-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 40 mg/ 0.4 mL, 0.4 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8540-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 60 mg/ 0.6 mL, 0.6 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8560-23
    • Enoxaparin sodium injection, Teva, 80 mg/ 0.8 mL, 0.8 mL graduated prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00703-8680-23

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Fresenius Kabi has enoxaparin 120 mg/0.8 mL prefilled syringes on back order and the company estimates a release date of mid-May 2019.
    • Sanofi-Aventis has all Lovenox prefilled syringes on allocation.
    • Teva has enoxaparin 150 mg/1 mL and 120 mg/0.8 mL prefilled syringes on allocation.
    • Winthrop has all enoxaparin prefilled syringes on allocation.

Updated

Updated April 24, 2019 by Anthony Trovato, PharmD, BCPS. Created September 7, 2018 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2019, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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