• Lolocat Lolocat
    April 14, 2009
    Is there a shortage on 10 mg Focalin brand and generic?
    Lolocat Lolocat
    April 14, 2009

    My son has been on Focalin XR, but needed an additional short acting dose to get through homework.  The doctor just went from 5mg to 10 mg for the afternoon dose.  When I tried to get it filled, all of the major chain pharmacies where out and Walgreen's had a three week backorder.  Is there a shortage and why?

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  • Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 14, 2009
    Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 14, 2009

    I am sorry, I do not have an answer for you. The pharmacies would be better able to answer why this medication is on backorder.

     

    Eileen Bailey


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