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Minoxidil 2.5 mg Tablets

Products Affected - Description

    • Minoxidil oral tablet, Teva, 2.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 00591-5642-01

Reason for the Shortage

    • Sun did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Par has minoxidil available.
    • Teva did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Minoxidil 10 mg tablets are not affected by the shortage.

Available Products

    • Minoxidil oral tablet, Par Pharmaceuticals, 2.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 49884-0256-01
    • Minoxidil oral tablet, Sun Pharma, 2.5 mg, bottle, 100 count, NDC 53489-0386-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Teva has minoxidil 2.5 mg tablets on intermittent back order and the company is releasing supplies as they become available.


Updated April 14, 2024 by Elyse MacDonald, PharmD, MS, BCPS. Created November 29, 2023 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2024, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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