Supply & Drug Shortages

Updates to this list were discontinued on Tuesday, March 15. All product notices are now posted to The Loop under Product Alerts or Drug Alerts.

The following supplies and drugs are in shortage primarily due to factors related to COVID and its disruption of the world’s supply chain. Click on the link for details and substitution information.

Supply Shortages

AbsorbaTack Fixation Device Low Stock Notice (SAP 240212) (12-23-21)

Anchor All Suture Qfix 1.8mm (SAP 227946) (11-23-21)

Anchor TI Suture 5MM (SAP 147156) (10-25-21)

Angiocaths SOS Omni (SAP 218643) (10-21-21)

Arcpoint Pulmonary Needle 21g (SAP# 174170) (10-18-21)

Argyle Umbilical Vessel Catheters (SAP 115) (10-20-21)

Ascerta Stent product line (10-19-21)

Attachment Disp Distal 13mm (SAP# 229049) (10-18-21)

Baby Formula Substitutions  (11-22-21)

Bag Hyperinflation 0.5 liter (SAP 146101) (10-20-21)

Bag Urn Pedi Collect Mcrpors Adh N S (SAP 1255) (12-15-21)

Bag, ZipLock 6 X 9 Red (SAP# 50047) (10-12-21)

Balloon Biliary 4.5FR 8.4mm (SAP# 229083) (10-18-21)

Bard Foley Catheters May Now Contain Latex – Product Notification (12-10-21)

Bard Foley Catheter 24Fr 2-way with 75ml Balloon SAP 237121 (10-28-21)

Bard SureStep 14FR Foley Tray (SAP 248197) (9-28-21)

BD Urine Specimen Round Bottom Tube (SAP 140903) (9-29-21)

Bedpan Bariatric Org 750 lb Capacity (SAP 177251) (11-3-21)

Belt Monitor Latex Free (SAP 727) (10-22-21)

Blade Tricut STR 3.5x4mm Med Etmdctmy SAP 21901 (10-28-21)

Block Tray Stimulating (SAP 202719) (11-5-21)

Blood Bank Pink K2 EDTA 6ml (SAP 73856) (10-5-21)

Blood Tube Green Top (SAP# 17712) and Blood Tube Gold Top (SAP 770) (10-8-21)

Blood Tube Green 3ml (SAP# 17712) Conservation Notice (10-8-21)

Blood Tube Green 3ml (SAP# 17712) Conservation Notice (10-12-21)

Bowl Sterile Packaged 6 in (SAP 1521) (11-23-21)

Brace Elbow Hinged Left (SAP 247402) (11-1-21)

Briggs Novaplus Cord Clamp Clipper (SAP 21860) (11-5-21)

Bronchoscope BFLEX 5.8 disposable from Verathon Medical (SAP #236381) (9-27-21)

Brush Channel Cleaning (SAP 229039) (11-9-21)

Brush Cleaning MAJ-1888 (SAP 205531) (10-19-21)

Cast Padding 6in STRL Low Stock Notice (SAP 1390) (12-23-21)

Catheter 4FR 2in Pedi Cntrl Ven 2-Lum (SAP 4539) (12-10-21)

Catheter 6Fr Foley Lubrisil Ped LF (SAP 7642) (12-9-21)

Catheter UMB 3.5FR Art Umplyurethn (SAP# 116) (10-12-21)

Catheter UMB 3.5FR Art Umplyurethn (SAP 116) (10-19-21)

Catheter Umb 3.5Fr Vessl 2Lum (SAP 17463) (11-3-21)

Catheter Ureth 22FR Red Rub (SAP 143969) (12-10-21)

Cath Foley Temp Sensing 8FR (SAP 212393) (10_25-21)

Cath Foley Temp Sensing 14fr (SAP 212396) (12-22-21)

Chest Drain Adult Dry Sx Collection (SAP# 22191) (10-14-21)

Chest Drain with Subs for Adults SAP 22191 (10-28-21)

Cinch Amt Device 50BX (SAP 240553) (12-1-21)

Clamp, Clamp & Bell 1.1 (SAP# 20212) (10-12-21)

Clip Lig Applier 11.5in Med Multi Disp (SAP 1815) (11-23-21)

Clipper Umb Cord Dbl-Grip Clamp Cut (SAP 21860) (12-15-21)

Common Duct Set – SAP 34298 (12-21-21)

Connector Y Std 0.6ml Tube M F Lur LK ( SAP 831) (11-9-21)

Cook Medical Micropuncture Kit (SAP 75452) (9-28-21)

Cover Phtopy Disp (SAP 1551) (12-15-21)

Coviden Products with Cross to Ethicon Subs (12-20-21)

Crutch Adult 650lb Wght Capcty (SAP 138781) (10-22-21)

Crutch Adult Med & Adult Tall (SAP #120, 121) (9-21-21)

Cuff Tourn 34in Sing 2Prt Bldr Plc Disp (SAP 1839) (11-1-21)

Cup Cont 4.5oz Spec Strl (SAP 917) (12-7-21)

Cup Drinking 5 oz Translucent (SAP 73681) Discontinued (12-15-21)

Dilators (SAP# 22948, 22949 and 22952) (10-18-21)

Drape Antimcrb 17x23in (SAP# 762) (10-12-21)

Drape Barr 18x26in Towl Utility Surg (SAP 358) (11-12-21)

Dressing Betadine Swabstick (SAP 50199) (11-1-21)

Dressing Vaseline Gauze 3x9in (SAP 53) (12-3-21)

Drg Vaseline Gauze 3x9in (SAP 53) (12-7-21)

Dsg Betadine Swabstick (SAP 50199) (12-7-21)

DUALKNIFEJ Lower Length (SAP# 234544) (10-18-21)

DVM S4 (SAP 248099) and LoPro S3 (SAP_248096) (10-5-21)

DVM S4 (SAP# 248099) and LoPro S3 (SAP# 248096) (10-12-21)

ED green Heparin containers (2-2-22)

Electrode Puppydog Pedi LG (SAP 50219) (10-21-21)

Extract, CMT Midivac (SAP# 977) (10-12-21)

Fiber Laser Flexiva ID 200 (SAP 52310) (11-18-21)

Filter Oval w Nose Clip (SAP# 242800) (10-15-21)

Filterline H Set Ped Intubated SAP 143450 (10-28-21)

Foley Red Rubber 12FR In & Out Cath (SAP# 561) – Low Stock Notice (12-14-21)

Formula Enfamil Enfacare 22 Cal Nurser (SAP 174823) (12-10-21)

Formula KetoCal Vanilla 4 to1 (SAP 202067) (10-22-21)

Fuhrman Tray 8.5FR Pigtail Cath (SAP 138882) Out of Stock Notice (1-10-22)

Glasscock Ear Dressing (SAP 8336) (11-12-21)

Gown – Large Blue (SAP 40602) (12-15-21)

Graft Collagen 5x5cm Durepair Mater (SAP 218971) (11-12-21)

Graft CRTD PTCH 8mm 75mm (SAP 218559) (12-1-21)

Guidewire Lunderquist 260cm (SAP 218717) (11-15-21)

Guidewire Lunderquist 300cm (SAP 218933) (11-15-21)

Hand Drape Sterile (SAP 76181) (11-5-21)

Heelwarmer – Infant (Liquid) (SAP 652) Hand Warmer Substitution (12-14-21)

Heelwarmer Infant (Liquid) (SAP 652) Approved Substitution (12-3-21)

Heelwarmer, Infant (Liquid) (SAP 652) Out of Stock Notice (12-6-21)

Hibicleans Packets (SAP 50191) (12-1-21)

Implant Smart Stp Pistn 4.25mm Ntnl Flrp (SAP 29853) (11-9-21)

Injection Nacl .9 10ml (SAP 173684) NS Vial (11-15-21)

Insufflation Needle (SAP 22950) (12-22-21)

Insufflation Needle 14GA 120MM (SAP 24938) (12-22-21)

Introducer Accessory (SAP# 17644) (10-12-21)

Introducer Peel-Away 9FR (SAP 220239) (10-25-21)

Kimwipes (SAP 13460) (12-10-21)

Kit 3Fr 1 Lumen 5cm (SAP 72264) (11-1-21)

Kit Bone Lesion Proc OnControl 6cm (SAP# 227943) (10-18-21)

Kit Cook Micropuncture w Nitonal Wire (SAP# 176896) (10-12-21)

Kit Gentle Touch Postop (SAP 6018) (11-23-21)

Kit Large Rapr Round (SAP 152093) (11-3-21)

Kit, Micropuncture PEDS (SAP# 211048) (10-15-21)

Kit Nifometer 0-60 cm (SAP# 216001) (10-12-21)

Kit PICC Solo Full Tray 5FR TL (SAP# 76540) (10-14-21)

Kit PleurX Starter 1000 mL (SAP# 236959) (11-10-21)

Kit Protekduo DL31 (SAP# 211765) (10-12-21)

Kit Sigmoidoscope Lighted (SAP 248031) (12-10-21)

Lancets Unistik 2 (SAP# 68810) (10-12-21)

Lithium Heparin Vacutainer Tube (SAP 75230) (11-1-21)

Lumbar Puncture Tray – Adult (SAP 327) (3-14-22)

Lumbar Puncture Tray (SAP 328) (12-14-21)

Marker Skin Rulr DL TP (SAP 1972) (11-23-21)

Mattress, Porta-Warm (SAP# 1005) (11-10-21)

MBO-Tray Catheter Bilevel Plastic 14FR (SAP 275) (12-7-21)

Medline Sterile Large Cotton Balls (SAP 50206) (11-15-21)

Moonboot XL (SAP 139009) (11-3-21)

Needle Disp 16g x 1.5in (SAP 494) (Out of Stock Notice 1-7-22)

Needle Filt T W 19GX1 1/2in (SAP 50164) (11-9-21)

Needle Filter Needle (SAP 149809) (Out of stock notice 10-27-21)

Needle Stim Ultra 360 22G X 3 1/8 (SAP 247451) (11-9-21)

Neosure 22cal per oz RTF (SAP 75353) (11-4-21)

NG Feeding Tube by Cardinal Health (SAP 140729) (10-20-21)

Nipple Single Hole Similac Slow Flow (SAP 143651) (12-1-21)

OLYMPUS Cyber Attack (10-12-21)

OR Table Restraints (SAP 1042) (10-22-21)

Oxygenator Silicone Membrane (SAP# 10576) (10-14-21)

Pack 6×9 Insulated Hot (SAP 208442) Out of Stock Notice

Pack 6×9 Insulated Hot (SAP 208442) (12-1-21)

Pad Cast 4in Sof-Rol Cln (SAP 46) (12-2-21)

Padding Cast 4in Strl (SAP 1352) (11-9-21)

Padding Cast 6in Strl (SAP 1390) (12-2-21)

Paste Protectant ZGuard Remedy Phyto 2oz (SAP 220128) (11-23-21)

Patient Care IV Tourniquet Orange LTXF (SAP# 1055) (12-17-21)

Peds Pericardiocentesis Kit (SAP 210794) (12-1-21)

Perc BlueRhino G2 Multi-Tray 6 Flex (SAP# 246505) (10-12-21)

Powerloc Max 20g X .75in Needle (SAP 68689) (1-5-220

Powerpicc 5Fr Dual Lumen (SAP 37783) (11-3-21)

Probe STD Prass (SAP# 76341) (10-12-21)

Pump Tubing Dyonic 25 (SAP 50782) (12-1-21)

Purple Oral Syringe 6ml (SAP 140905) (2-23-22)

Red Rubber Catheter Ureth 22Fr (SAP 143969) (2-23-22)

Reload Sureform 45 White 2.5 (SAP# 242806) (10-12-21)

Respiratory Oral Airway 90mm NO4 (SAP# 723) (10-18-21)

Sealant Progel (SAP 143228) (10-21-21)

Set Access Catheter 10cm 4Fr (SAP 228077) (11-1-21)

Set Adapt 15in MLT Perfuse Cardioplegia (SAP 4419) (12-2-21)

Set C1 Breathing Circuit (SAP 238082) (12-1-21)

Set Cath 3FR 8cm 1lum (SAP 645) (11-5-21)

Set Feed Bag Dual Kangaroo 1000 ml (SAP 251449) (11-5-21)

Set Irrigation Urology 4-Line (SAP 241614) (12-15-21)

Set IV Microbore 19in (SAP 247326) (3-4-22)

Set Pericardio w Pigtail Cath (SAP 11337) (10-22-21)

Set Wayne Pneumothorax 14 FR (SAP 173493) (11-18-21)

Similac Neosure 2 oz (SAP 75353) (10-27-21)

Similac Proadvance Nurser Bottle (SAP 75354) (10-14-21)

Similac Pro Advance (SAP 75354) Replacement Notice (1-31-22)

Similac Pro Sensitive (SAP 75457) (10-27-21)

Similac Pro Sensitive (SAP 75457) Replacement Notice (1-31-22)

Similac Sterilized Water by Abbott (SAP 237459) Substitution Notice (10-14-21)

Similac Volufeed Bottle (SAP# 75371) (10-14-21)

Sling Repositions (SAP 174809) (11-3-21)

Soln PrismaSATE BGK 2-0 (SAP 151813) (12-14-21)

Solution Nacl 0.9% 250ml Van (SAP 5101) (11-15-21)

Specimen Culturett Swabs – Wound Culture (SAP 364) (12-10-21)

Specimen Cup (SAP 307) (12-3-21)

Specimen Device for Urine Tube (SAP# 141445) (12-14-21)

Spectrum Blade DVM S4 (SAP #248099) (9-27-21)

Speculum Vaginal Med (SAP 143671) (12-3-21)

Speculum Vaginal Small (SAP 143670) (12-3-21)

Splint Nasl Septal LT RT SIL (SAP 9419) (10-20-21)

Splint – Therma Med 15-29010 (SAP# 10379)  Substitution Notice (12-14-21)

Sponge Xray RFD 4×8 2ply (SAP 87) (12-9-21)

Stapler Fixed Head Prox 35w (SAP 242588) (11-1-21)

Stent Endomax 3 sizes (SAP# 219068, 219069 and 219070) (10-12-21)

Stopcock Manfld 5-Gang 9Fr Lipid Resistance (SAP# 38817) (10-15-21)

Suture Ethibond EXC5GRN 5WHT2-0 DA30 (SAP 18451) (11-23-21)

Swabstick, Alcohol 3’s (SAP# 50068) (10-12-21)

Syringe 10ml Luer Lk (SAP 258) (11-1-21)

Syringe 50ml Leur Lock (SAP 261) (11-1-21)

Syringe 35ml STL Purple Oral (SAP 140901) Update

Syringe Cath Tip 50ML (SAP 262) (10-21-21)

Teleflex Medical Single Lumen Infusion Catheters (SAP 1751) (11-15-21)

Towelette Castile Soap (SAP 147512) (11-1-21)

Trach Tubing 3mm and 4mm (SAP nos 208571 208582 208577) (11-23-21)

Tray Arterial Monitor 2.5FR 5X015 (SAP 72833) (11-23-21)

Tray Cath 3.5Fr Umb Lumplyurethn Neo-Sor (SAP 1594) (11-3-21)

Tray Chest TU 8FR (SAP 150855) (10-20-21)

Tray Chest Tube 20Fr (SAP 74186) (11-3-21)

Tray Foley Surestep 16Fr LF Temp Mtr (SAP 1427) (10-27-21)

Trocar 10mm AutoSuture (SAP-19702) (12-22-21)

Trocar Pediport (SAP 74813) (11-4-21)

Tube NIM Trivantage 6mm and 7mm (SAP 172944 172945) (10-22-21)

Tube T Ultrasil Modified (SAP# 10533) (10-18-21)

Vacutainer Tube Pink Top Custom (SAP 141324) (11-10-21)

Valve C-Pap Babiplus (SAP 150615) (11-18-21)

Ventricular Kit (SAP 11493) (12-30-21)

Visiglidewire Ang .025 Short (SAP 229054) (12-10-21)

Wildcat Bundle OOS (SAP# 145580) (10-12-21)

XXL Shoe Covers (SAP 205534) (11-12-21)

Zguard 2oz (SAP 220128) (12-1-21)

Any questions can be directed to Materials Management.


Drug Shortages

Acetaminophen Oral Solution 500mg 15ml (10-29-21)

Amphotericin deoxycholate Inj (updated 11-24-21)

Cefotaxime Inj (10-21-21)

Heparin 25,000 Unit _ 250 ml premix (12-7-21)

Metronidazole Inj (updated 11-24-21)

Phenylephrine_1mg_10ml Syringes (12-7-21)

Varenicline Tablets (11-24-21)

Further drug shortage information, restrictions, and alternatives can be found on the CareWeb Drug Shortage page. (requires linkblue access)