Frequently Asked Questions by Consumers on Drug Shortages
Q: Why are there so many drugs in shortage? Where can I get more information on shortages?
A: Drug shortages continue to plague patients and pharmacists. For pharmacists seeking information about known drug shortages, their cause, and anticipated resolution, the FDA compiles a useful datasheet, which may be accessed here: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/DrugShortages/ucm050792.htm