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March 6, 2018 4:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Drug shortage announcement: Bayer MR Contrast Media product supply interruption


Members will be experiencing intermittent Bayer product shortages of various sizes of its MR Contrast Media (Gadavist, Magnevist and Eovist), offered on Premier contract PP-IM-373, for the next several months. Current details are included in the attached customer letter.


Premier is currently working with Bayer on contingency plans for accessing product through this shortage and will share more details as the situation develops. In the meantime, ensure your members recognize that Premier has contracts in place with three other suppliers for MR contrast media:

  • Bracco (PP-IM-372 and AS-IM-372)
  • GE (PP-IM-374)
  • Guerbet (PP-IM-375)


Contact Dan Grassley,, with any further questions or to share any issues your member might be struggling with in response to this announcement.



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