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Octreotide Intramuscular Injection Kits

Products Affected - Description

    • Sandostatin LAR Depot intramuscular injection, Novartis, 30 mg, kit, 1 count, NDC 00078-0825-81

Reason for the Shortage

    • Novartis did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

    • Sandostatin LAR Depot intramuscular injection, Novartis, 10 mg, kit, 1 count, NDC 00078-0811-81
    • Sandostatin LAR Depot intramuscular injection, Novartis, 20 mg, kit, 1 count, NDC 00078-0818-81

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Novartis has Sandostatin LAR Depot 30 mg kits on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date. There is limited supply available for drop shipment.


Created February 5, 2024 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2024, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.



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