NDC Package 0338-0505-48 Gentamicin Sulfate In Sodium Chloride

Gentamicin Sulfate Injection, Solution Intravenous - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
0338-0505-48
Package Description:
100 mL in 1 BAG
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Gentamicin Sulfate In Sodium Chloride
Non-Proprietary Name:
Gentamicin Sulfate
Substance Name:
Gentamicin Sulfate
Usage Information:
This medication is used to treat bacterial infections (such as blepharitis, conjunctivitis) of the eye and the skin around the eyes (such as eyelids). It is also used to prevent infection after eye injury or surgery. It belongs to a class of drugs known as aminoglycoside antibiotics. Gentamicin works by killing the bacteria. This medication treats only bacterial eye infections. It will not work for other types of eye infections. Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
00338050548
Billing Unit:
ML - Billing unit of "milliliter" is used when a product is measured by its liquid volume.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
100 ML
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 1870631 - gentamicin sulfate 120 MG in 100 ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 1870631 - 100 ML gentamicin 1.2 MG/ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 1870631 - gentamicin (as gentamicin sulfate) 120 MG per 100 ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 1870633 - gentamicin sulfate 60 MG in 50 ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 1870633 - 50 ML gentamicin 1.2 MG/ML Injection
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Baxter Healthcare Corporation
    Dosage Form:
    Injection, Solution - A liquid preparation containing one or more drug substances dissolved in a suitable solvent or mixture of mutually miscible solvents that is suitable for injection.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intravenous - Administration within or into a vein or veins.
  • Active Ingredient(s):
    Sample Package:
    No
    FDA Application Number:
    ANDA062373
    Marketing Category:
    ANDA - A product marketed under an approved Abbreviated New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    09-07-1982
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2025
    Exclude Flag:
    N

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 0338-0505-48?

    The NDC Packaged Code 0338-0505-48 is assigned to a package of 100 ml in 1 bag of Gentamicin Sulfate In Sodium Chloride, a human prescription drug labeled by Baxter Healthcare Corporation. The product's dosage form is injection, solution and is administered via intravenous form.This product is billed per "ML" milliliter and contains an estimated amount of 100 billable units per package.

    Is NDC 0338-0505 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Gentamicin Sulfate In Sodium Chloride with product code 0338-0505 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Baxter Healthcare Corporation on September 07, 1982 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 0338-0505-48?

    The contents of this package are billed per "ml or milliliter", products billed per milliliter are usually products measured by liquid volume. The calculated billable units for this package is 100.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 0338-0505-48?

    The 11-digit format is 00338050548. 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
    4-4-20338-0505-485-4-200338-0505-48