Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by nixon, Mar 1, 2009.

  1. nixon

    nixon New Member

    Hey here is some info about the drug shortages! This is from the FDA website.........

    Oxycodone Immediate Release Tablets (5mg, 15mg and 30mg)

    updated 2/27/2009
    Mallinckrodt Inc. (5mg, 15mg and 30mg) (1-800-325-8888)

    Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(Roxicodone 15mg and 30mg) (1-800-773-7793)

    Vintage Pharmaceuticals (15mg and 30mg) 1-800-444-4011

    Increase in demand related to product recalls by other manufacturers

    Visit: http://www.kvpharmaceutical.com/news_center_article.aspx?articleid=276), and http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/safety/2009/safety09.htm#Ethex for more information
    Mallinckrodt continues to work diligently to meet the market need during this temporary period of limited supply.


    Xanodyne is releasing product as it becomes available.

    Vintage Pharmaceuticals is releasing product as it becomes available.

    I know it's been discussed lately!!
  2. Janalynn

    Janalynn New Member

    Thank you for providing the articles.
    I googled the subject also and there are tons of threads on the topics.
    Lots of people going to be hurting.
  3. nixon

    nixon New Member

    It's really a shame!!