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National EMS Drug Shortages

This shortage affects systems using Hospiral/Abboject LifeShield and ANSYR pre-filled emergency syringes.

Drug Expected Ship Date Expected Full Recovery
Calcium Chloride *Regular Deliveries Mid-September
Dextrose, 50% Late July September
Epinephrine 1:10,000 Mid July Late September
Furosemide Mid/Late July Unknown
Narcan Early August Mid August

These are pertinent EMS medications listed on the FDA's website under shortages. For other meds or Critical Care meds see:

http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/DrugShortages/ucm050792.htm

 

 

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