NDC Package 0009-0016-12 Solu-cortef

Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate Injection, Powder, For Solution Intramuscular; Intravenous - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
0009-0016-12
Package Description:
1 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE in 1 CARTON / 4 mL in 1 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Solu-cortef
Non-Proprietary Name:
Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate
Substance Name:
Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate
Usage Information:
This medication is used to treat various conditions such as arthritis, severe allergies, blood diseases, breathing problems, certain cancers, eye diseases, intestinal disorders, and skin diseases. It weakens your immune system's response to various diseases to reduce symptoms such as swelling and allergic-type reactions. Hydrocortisone may also be used with other medications to replace certain hormones if you have decreased adrenal gland function or Addison's disease. Hydrocortisone belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids. Hydrocortisone injection is used when a similar drug cannot be taken by mouth or when a very fast treatment is needed for patients with severe medical conditions. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of hydrocortisone, especially if it is to be injected near your spine (epidural). Rare but serious side effects may occur with epidural use.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
00009001612
Billing Unit:
EA - Billing unit of "each" is used when the product is dispensed in discreet units.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
1 EA
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 105398 - Solu-CORTEF 100 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 105398 - hydrocortisone 100 MG Injection [Solu-Cortef]
  • RxCUI: 105398 - Solu-Cortef (as hydrocortisone sodium succinate) 100 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 105398 - Solu-Cortef 100 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 1738586 - hydrocortisone sodium succinate 1000 MG Injection
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Pharmacia & Upjohn Company Llc
    Dosage Form:
    Injection, Powder, For Solution - A sterile preparation intended for reconstitution to form a solution for parenteral use.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intramuscular - Administration within a muscle.
  • Intravenous - Administration within or into a vein or veins.
  • Sample Package:
    No
    FDA Application Number:
    NDA009866
    Marketing Category:
    NDA - A product marketed under an approved New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    04-27-1955
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2025
    Exclude Flag:
    N
    Code Structure:

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 0009-0016-12?

    The NDC Packaged Code 0009-0016-12 is assigned to a package of 1 vial, single-dose in 1 carton / 4 ml in 1 vial, single-dose of Solu-cortef, a human prescription drug labeled by Pharmacia & Upjohn Company Llc. The product's dosage form is injection, powder, for solution and is administered via intramuscular; intravenous form.This product is billed for "EA" each discreet unit and contains an estimated amount of 1 billable units per package.

    Is NDC 0009-0016 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Solu-cortef with product code 0009-0016 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Pharmacia & Upjohn Company Llc on April 27, 1955 and its listing in the NDC Directory is set to expire on December 31, 2025 if the product is not updated or renewed by the manufacturer.

    What is the NDC billing unit for package 0009-0016-12?

    The contents of this package are billed per "each", products billed on a per each basis are usually products dispensed in discreet units. The calculated billable units for this package is 1.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 0009-0016-12?

    The 11-digit format is 00009001612. The 11-digit billing format might be required by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and other payers in billing claim forms.

    This package code is originally configured in a 4-4-2 segment 10-digit format and by adding a zero within the original NDC package code we can obtain the converted 11-digit format in a 5-4-2 segment configuration. The table below shows the 11-digit code conversion:

    10-Digit Format10-Digit Original Code11-Digit Format11-Digit Code
    4-4-20009-0016-125-4-200009-0016-12