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10/1/2019

Buspirone Tablets

Products Affected - Description

    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 10 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 16729-0202-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 10 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 16729-0202-16
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 15 mg, bottle, 60 count, NDC 16729-0203-12
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 15 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 16729-0203-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 30 mg, bottle, 60 count, NDC 16729-0289-12
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 16729-0200-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Accord, 5 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 16729-0200-16
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 10 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00093-0054-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 10 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00093-0054-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 15 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00093-1003-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 15 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00093-1003-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 10 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 68382-0181-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 10 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 68382-0181-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 15 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 68382-0182-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 15 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 68382-0182-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 30 mg, bottle, 60 count, NDC 68382-0183-14
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 30 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 68382-0183-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 68382-0180-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Zydus, 5 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 68382-0180-05

Reason for the Shortage

    • Accord did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Mylan refuses to provide updated availability information.
    • Par has buspirone tablets available.
    • Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Zydus did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

    • Buspirone tablet, Par Pharmaceuticals, 7.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 49884-0725-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Par Pharmaceuticals, 7.5 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 49884-0725-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 30 mg, bottle, 60 count, NDC 00093-5200-06
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 30 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00093-5200-05
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00093-0053-01
    • Buspirone tablet, Teva, 5 mg, bottle, 500 count, NDC 00093-0053-05

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Accord has all buspirone presentations on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Teva has buspirone 10 mg tablets in 100 count bottles on back order and the company estimates a release date of early-November 2019. The 10 mg tablets in 500 count bottles and 15 mg tablets in 100 count and 500 count bottles are on back order and the company estimates a release date of early-October 2019.
    • Zydus has all buspirone presentations on allocation.

Updated

Updated October 1, 2019 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created September 3, 2018 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2019, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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