NDC Package 55292-702-55 Panhematin

Hemin Powder, For Solution Intravenous - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
55292-702-55
Package Description:
1 VIAL in 1 CARTON / 48 mL in 1 VIAL (55292-702-54)
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Panhematin
Non-Proprietary Name:
Hemin
Substance Name:
Hemin
Usage Information:
This medication is used to treat the symptoms that occur with certain blood disorders (porphyrias). Other treatments are recommended for trial before using hemin, also called hematin. Hemin is not a cure for porphyria. In some cases, this medication may relieve symptoms such as pain, high blood pressure, rapid heartbeat, or mental changes that may occur during an acute attack of porphyria. If you have any questions about the use of this medication, consult your doctor.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
55292070255
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: 1926452 - hemin 350 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 1926454 - Panhematin 350 MG Injection
  • RxCUI: 1926454 - hemin 350 MG Injection [Panhematin]
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Recordati Rare Diseases, Inc.
    Dosage Form:
    Powder, For Solution - An intimate mixture of dry, finely divided drugs and/or chemicals, which, upon the addition of suitable vehicles, yields a solution.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intravenous - Administration within or into a vein or veins.
  • Active Ingredient(s):
    Sample Package:
    No
    FDA Application Number:
    BLA101246
    Marketing Category:
    BLA - A product marketed under an approved Biologic License Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    07-20-1983
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2025
    Exclude Flag:
    N
    Code Structure:

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    NDC HCPCS Crosswalk

    This crosswalk is intended to help the public understand which drug products (identified by NDCs) are assigned to which HCPCS billing codes.

    NDC 55292-702-55 HCPCS crosswalk information with package details and bill units information.

    NDC Billing CodeHCPCS CodeHCPCS Code Desc.DosagePackage SizePackage QuantityBillable UnitsBillable Units / Pkg
    55292070255J1640Hemin, 1 mg1 MG11336336

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 55292-702-55?

    The NDC Packaged Code 55292-702-55 is assigned to a package of 1 vial in 1 carton / 48 ml in 1 vial (55292-702-54) of Panhematin, a human prescription drug labeled by Recordati Rare Diseases, Inc.. The product's dosage form is powder, for solution and is administered via intravenous form.This product is billed for "EA" each discreet unit and contains an estimated amount of 1 billable units per package.

    Is NDC 55292-702 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Panhematin with product code 55292-702 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Recordati Rare Diseases, Inc. on July 20, 1983 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 55292-702-55?

    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 55292-702-55?

    The 11-digit format is 55292070255. 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
    5-3-255292-702-555-4-255292-0702-55