Contract Pharmacy Services is advising customers that we continue to experience a significant shortage of Maxipime (cefepime). At this time, all wholesalers are out of stock and CPS has a very limited supply. There is no information available regarding when this shortage may be resolved. We ask that you consider ordering an alternative product.
- Cefepime 1 gm and 2 gm vials and Add-vantage are on back order.
- Cefepime is a 4th generation Cephalosporin.
- Alternatives to treat healthcare-associated pneumonia include Meropenem OR doripenem PLUS Levofloxacin OR aztreonam OR amikacin.
Please contact Kimberly Griego at 267-487-9033 or KGriego@contractpharmacy.com if you have any questions or need additional information.