Reporting Drug Shortages is Critical to their Rapid Resolution

Reporting Drug Shortages to FDA
Contact CDER Drug Shortages by email:
Contact CDER Drug Shortages by phone: (240) 402-7770

Reporting to the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
Use the Society's Drug Product Shortages Report form (non-FDA site)
When you use this form, you are reporting a drug shortage to ASHP, not FDA.
CDER partners with ASHP to minimize drug shortages and to report rapid, accurate drug shortage information.

Reporting Shortages of Other Products to FDA
Biological and related products including blood, vaccines, tissue, allergenics

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER)
Call: Biological product manufacturers and healthcare personnel may report a real or suspected biological product shortage by calling 240-402-8380.


Food additives and drugs that will be given to animals
Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM)

Medical devices and radiation-emitting products
Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)
Call: 1-800-638-2041

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Current ASHP Drug Shortage List


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