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Paclitaxel Protein-Bound Injection

Reason for the Shortage

    • Apotex has paclitaxel protein-bound available.
    • TWi Pharmaceuticals has paclitaxel protein-bound available.
    • Bristol-Myers Squibb had Abraxane on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

    • Abraxane intravenous lyophilized powder for injection, Bristol-Myers Squibb, 100 mg, vial, NDC 68817-0134-50
    • Paclitaxel protein-bound intravenous lyophilized powder for injection, Apotex, 100 mg, vial, NDC 60505-6230-04
    • Paclitaxel protein-bound intravenous lyophilized powder for injection, TWi Pharmaceuticals, 100 mg, vial, NDC 24979-0710-51

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • All marketed presentations are available.


Updated September 4, 2022 by Elyse MacDonald, PharmD, MS, BCPS. Created September 16, 2021 by Stephen Andrews, PharmD, BCPS, CPPS, Drug Information Specialist. © 2022, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


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