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Doxycycline Oral Suspension

Products Affected - Description

    • Vibramycin Monohydrate oral powder for suspension, Pfizer, 25 mg/5 mL, 60 mL bottle, NDC 00069-0970-65 - discontinued
    • Doxycycline monohydrate oral powder for suspension, Cipla USA, 25 mg/5 mL, 60 mL bottle, NDC 69097-0228-43 - discontinued
    • Doxycycline monohydrate oral powder for suspension, Lupin, 25 mg/5 mL, 60 mL bottle, NDC 68180-0657-01

Reason for the Shortage

    • Cipla discontinued doxycycline monohydrate powder for oral suspension in 2021.
    • Pfizer had Vibramycin Calcium oral suspension on shortage due to manufacturing delay.
    • Pfizer discontinued Vibramycin Monohydrate powder for oral suspension in November 2021.
    • Lupin did not provide a reason for the shortage.

Available Products

    • Vibramycin Calcium oral suspension, Pfizer, 50 mg/5 mL, 473 mL bottle, NDC 00069-0971-95

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Lupin has doxycycline oral suspension on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.


Updated September 13, 2023 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. Created November 16, 2021 by Leslie Jensen, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2023, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.



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