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7/22/2021

Heparin Injection

Products Affected - Description

    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL preservative-free vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0543-13
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 20,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0915-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 20,000 unit/mL, 1 mL glass multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0915-13
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 5,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL prefilled syringe, 24 count, NDC 63323-0118-05
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-2450-55
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 5,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL preservative-free vial, 10 count, NDC 00641-6204-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-2460-55
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0372-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0385-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0602-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0374-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2720-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00069-0058-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2720-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00069-0059-03
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00069-0059-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 1,000 unit/mL, 2 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0401-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0403-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0402-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0402-10

Reason for the Shortage

    • Fresenius Kabi did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Hikma did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Mylan did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Pfizer has heparin injection on shortage due to increased demand.
    • Sagent has heparin injection on shortage due to increased demand and manufacturing delays.

Available Products

    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, BBraun, 10,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 00264-5705-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0540-13
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0540-11
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 1,000 unit/mL, 2 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0276-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0540-31
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL preservative-free vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0543-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0542-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10,000 unit/mL, 4 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0459-09
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 10,000 unit/mL, 5 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0542-07
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0262-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL prefilled syringe, 24 count, NDC 76045-0108-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Fresenius Kabi, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 63323-0047-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-0391-12
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-0410-12
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00641-0400-12
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Hikma, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL syringe, 10 count, NDC 00641-6199-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0402-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0402-11
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL vial, NDC 71288-0402-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0402-31
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL vial, NDC 71288-0402-30
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 1,000 units/mL, 2 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0400-03
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0404-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 10,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, NDC 71288-0404-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 10,000 unit/mL, 4 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0404-05
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 10,000 unit/mL, 4 mL vial, NDC 71288-0404-04
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 5,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0403-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 71288-0403-11
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Meitheal Pharmaceuticals, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL vial, NDC 71288-0403-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0384-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 10,000 unit/mL, 4 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0603-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 20,000 unit/mL, 1 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0373-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Mylan, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 67457-0383-99
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 10 count, NDC 00069-0137-03
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2720-03
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 10,000 unit/mL, 0.5 mL preservative-free Carpuject syringe, 50 count, NDC 00409-1316-32
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 10,000 unit/mL, 1mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2721-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 5,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2723-02
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 5,000 unit/mL, 1mL Carpuject syringe, 50 count, NDC 00409-1402-12
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Pfizer, 5,000 unit/mL, 1mL single dose vial, 25 count, NDC 00409-2723-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 1,000 unit/mL, 1 mL vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0400-01
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 1,000 unit/mL, 10 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0400-10
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 1,000 unit/mL, 30 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0400-30
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 10,000 unit/mL, 4 mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0403-04
    • Heparin Sodium solution for injection, Sagent, 20,000 unit/mL, 1mL multiple dose vial, 25 count, NDC 25021-0404-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Fresenius Kabi has heparin 5,000 unit/mL 0.5 mL prefilled syringes on intermittent back order and the company is releasing supplies as they become available. The 10,000 unit/mL 0.5 mL vials are on back order and the company estimates a release date in late-July 2021. The 20,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials are available with an expiration date of < 7 months.
    • Hikma has heparin 1,000 unit/mL 30 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of 3rd quarter 2021. The 5,000 unit/mL 10 mL vials are on back order and the company estimates a release date of 4th quarter 2021. The 5,000 unit/mL 0.5 mL vials are on allocation.
    • Mylan has heparin 1,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials, 5,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials, and 10,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials are on back order and the company estimates release dates of mid- to late-August 2021. The 1,000 unit/mL 10 mL vials on back order and the company estimates a release date of mid- to late-July 2021.
    • Pfizer has heparin 1,000 units/mL 1 mL and 10 mL glass vials are on back order and the company estimates release dates in July 2021. The 1,000 units/mL 10 mL vials, 5,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials, and 5,000 unit/mL 10 mL vials are on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. The 1,000 unit/mL 10 mL vials (NDC 00069-0058-01) are available with an expiration date of November 2021. The 5,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials (NDC 00069-0059-01) are available with an expiration date of December 2021.
    • Sagent has short-dated heparin 1,000 unit/mL 2 mL vials and 5,000 unit/mL 10 mL vials with an expiration date of August 2021. The 5,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials are available with an expiration date of November 2021. The 10,000 unit/mL 1 mL vials are on back order and the company estimates a release date of September 2021.

Updated

Updated July 22, 2021 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created October 13, 2017 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2021, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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