Shortage of calcium chloride injection 10 millimoles in 10 ml and 5 millimoles in 5ml ampoules

Source:
Specialist Pharmacy Service
Publisher:
Specialist Pharmacy Service
Publication date:
09 January 2020

Abstract

The 10 mmol in 10 ml and 5 mmol in 5 ml ampoules for injection are out of stock until end of February 2020 and April 2020 respectively. There is stock available of calcium chloride 10% pre-filled syringe to meet normal demand. This memo advises on alternative treatment options.