Drug Shortage Report for DEXTROSE 5% INJECTION, USP

Last updated on 2018-11-27
Report ID 32181
Drug Identification Number 00060348
Brand name DEXTROSE 5% INJ 5GM/100ML USP
Common or Proper name Dextrose 5% Inj – AVIVA
Company Name BAXTER CORPORATION
Active Ingredient(s) DEXTROSE
Strength(s) 5G
Dosage form(s) LIQUID
Route of administration INTRAVENOUS
Packaging size 500mL AVIVA
ATC code B05BA
ATC description I.V. SOLUTIONS
Reason for shortage Disruption of the manufacture of the drug.
Anticipated start date 2018-01-04
Actual start date 2018-01-04
Estimated end date 2018-11-27
Actual end date 2018-11-27
Shortage status Resolved
Updated date 2018-11-27
Company comments For further questions regarding this product, please contact Baxter Customer Service at 1-888-719-9955 or Medical Information at 1-855-584-1368. Baxter’s 250 mL and 500 mL 5% Dextrose Solution, VIAFLEX Containers are available as alternate product.
Health Canada comments
Contact Address 7125 MISSISSAUGA ROAD
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO
CANADA L5N 0C2
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