Archive for the 'Medications' Category

Drug Shortages

#shortages:  Fomepizole Injection (Antizol)
Methylphenidate Hydrochloride ER Capsules/Tablets (Ritalin LA)

#Recalls

Sanofi US #recalls all Auvi-Q (epinephrine injection, USP) lot no 2299596 thru 3037230 exp 3/16 thru 12/16
Premiere Sales Group #recalls RHINO 7 3000 capsules  ALL LOT NOs WITHIN EXPIRY & Rhino 7 Platinum 3000 Capsules ALL LOT NOs WITHIN EXPIRY.

Drug Shortages and Three Discontinuations from the FDA

October 28, 2015

Shortages

Epinephrine Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
L-Cysteine Hydrochloride Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage
Leuprolide Acetate Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
Levetiracetam (Keppra) Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
Metoprolol Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
Piperacillin and Tazobactam (Zosyn) Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
Tobramycin Injection (Updated – Currently in Shortage)
Reserpine Tablets (Updated – Currently in Shortage)

Discontiinuations

Dipyridamole (Persantine®) Tablets (New – Discontinuation)
Meloxicam (Mobic) Oral Suspension (New – Discontinuation)
Oxybutynin (GELNIQUE 3%) Gel (New – Discontinuation)


Mary Lou Bernardo, PhD, MSN

Archives

My Recent Tweets

Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.