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Important Update About National Shortage of Vincristine

October 24, 2019


On Tues., Oct. 22, Children’s Mercy received its first shipment of vincristine from the initial release through the manufacturer, Pfizer. The hospital received an additional shipment on Thur., Oct. 24. As a result, Children’s Mercy is lifting the restrictions on vincristine dosing.


If you have any questions about your child’s treatment plan, please contact your provider at Children’s Mercy.


For updates, go to childrensmercy.org/vincristine