NDC Package 23155-216-31 Cidofovir Dihydrate

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

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
23155-216-31
Package Description:
5 mL in 1 VIAL, GLASS
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Cidofovir Dihydrate
Non-Proprietary Name:
Cidofovir Dihydrate
Substance Name:
Cidofovir
Usage Information:
This drug is used with probenecid to treat a certain viral eye infection (retinitis due to cytomegalovirus-CMV) in people with AIDS. It lowers your risk of blindness and other vision problems. Cidofovir belongs to a class of drugs known as antivirals. It works by stopping the growth of the virus. Cidofovir is not a cure for CMV retinitis, and your disease may still worsen during and after treatment.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
23155021631
Billing Unit:
ML - Billing unit of "milliliter" is used when a product is measured by its liquid volume.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
5 ML
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 199388 - cidofovir 375 MG in 5 ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 199388 - 5 ML cidofovir 75 MG/ML Injection
  • RxCUI: 199388 - cidofovir 375 MG per 5 ML Injection
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. D/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    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:
    ANDA202501
    Marketing Category:
    ANDA - A product marketed under an approved Abbreviated New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    08-06-2012
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2024
    Exclude Flag:
    N

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 23155-216-31?

    The NDC Packaged Code 23155-216-31 is assigned to a package of 5 ml in 1 vial, glass of Cidofovir Dihydrate, a human prescription drug labeled by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. D/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals Inc.. 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 5 billable units per package.

    Is NDC 23155-216 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Cidofovir Dihydrate with product code 23155-216 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. D/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals Inc. on August 06, 2012 and its listing in the NDC Directory is set to expire on December 31, 2024 if the product is not updated or renewed by the manufacturer.

    What is the NDC billing unit for package 23155-216-31?

    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 5.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 23155-216-31?

    The 11-digit format is 23155021631. 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 5-3-2 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
    5-3-223155-216-315-4-223155-0216-31