NDC Package 71288-424-96 Heparin Sodium

Injection Intravenous; Subcutaneous - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
Package Description:
25 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE in 1 CARTON / 1 mL in 1 VIAL, SINGLE-DOSE (71288-424-95)
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Heparin Sodium
Non-Proprietary Name:
Heparin Sodium
Substance Name:
Heparin Sodium
Usage Information:
This medication is used to prevent and treat blood clots. It may be used to prevent and treat blood clots in the lungs/legs (including in patients with atrial fibrillation). It may be used to treat certain blood clotting disorders. It may also be used to prevent blood clots after surgery, during dialysis, during blood transfusions, when collecting blood samples, or when a person is unable to move for a long time. Heparin helps to keep blood flowing smoothly by making a certain natural substance in your body (anti-clotting protein) work better. It is known as an anticoagulant.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
Billing Unit:
ML - Billing unit of "milliliter" is used when a product is measured by its liquid volume.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 1361226 - heparin sodium, porcine 1000 UNT/ML Injectable Solution
  • RxCUI: 1361615 - heparin sodium, porcine 5000 UNT/ML Injectable Solution
  • RxCUI: 1362831 - heparin sodium, porcine 10,000 UNT/ML Injectable Solution
  • RxCUI: 1362831 - heparin sodium, porcine 10000 UNT/ML Injectable Solution
  • RxCUI: 1658637 - heparin sodium, porcine 10,000 UNT in 1 ML Injection
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    Meitheal Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Dosage Form:
    Injection - A sterile preparation intended for parenteral use; five distinct classes of injections exist as defined by the USP.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intravenous - Administration within or into a vein or veins.
  • Subcutaneous - Administration beneath the skin; hypodermic. Synonymous with the term SUBDERMAL.
  • Active Ingredient(s):
    Sample Package:
    FDA Application Number:
    Marketing Category:
    ANDA - A product marketed under an approved Abbreviated New Drug Application.
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    Listing Expiration Date:
    Exclude Flag:
    Code Structure:

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 71288-424-96?

    The NDC Packaged Code 71288-424-96 is assigned to a package of 25 vial, single-dose in 1 carton / 1 ml in 1 vial, single-dose (71288-424-95) of Heparin Sodium, a human prescription drug labeled by Meitheal Pharmaceuticals Inc.. The product's dosage form is injection and is administered via intravenous; subcutaneous form.

    Is NDC 71288-424 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Heparin Sodium with product code 71288-424 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by Meitheal Pharmaceuticals Inc. on June 15, 2019 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 71288-424-96?

    The contents of this package are billed per "ml or milliliter", products billed per milliliter are usually products measured by liquid volume.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 71288-424-96?

    The 11-digit format is 71288042496. 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