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8/2/2022

Vitamin K (Phytonadione) Injection

Products Affected - Description

    • Vitamin K injection, Amphastar, 2 mg/mL, 0.5 mL SAF-T-JET prefilled syringe, 10 count, NDC 76329-1240-01
    • Vitamin K injection, Pfizer, 2 mg/mL, 0.5 mL ampule, 25 count, NDC 00409-9157-01

Reason for the Shortage

    • Amphastar did not provide a reason for the shortage.
    • Dr. Reddy's has Vitamin K injection available.
    • Pfizer has Vitamin K injection on shortage due to manufacturing delays.

Available Products

    • Vitamin K injection, Dr. Reddy's, 10 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 25 count, NDC 43598-0405-16
    • Vitamin K injection, Pfizer, 10 mg/mL, 1 mL ampule, 25 count, NDC 00409-9158-01

Estimated Resupply Dates

    • Amphastar has Vitamin K (phytonadione) 2 mg/mL 0.5 mL syringes on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
    • Pfizer has Vitamin K (phytonadione) 2 mg/mL 0.5 mL ampules available in limited supply.

Updated

Created August 2, 2022 by Michelle Wheeler, PharmD, Drug Information Specialist. © 2022, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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