Nephron 503B Outsourcing Facility Provides UPS Next Day Air Saver® Delivery on Drug Shortage Items

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West Columbia, S.C. (Nov. 19, 2018) – Nephron 503B Outsourcing Facility announces complimentary overnight shipping using the UPS Next Day Air Saver® service. This free shipping upgrade applies to all orders of drug shortage products, effective immediately.

One day service delivery will benefit all customers, specifically accommodating those on the West Coast who are located in a different time zone than the S.C. based Nephron Outsourcing Facility. 

“Our objective is to place sterile, high-quality product into the hands of our customers as efficiently as possible,” says Lou Kennedy, Chief Executive Officer, Nephron. “This enhanced partnership with UPS will accomplish that goal.”

Nephron produces nearly 70 products from the FDA Drug Shortage list, including Sodium Bicarbonate, Lidocaine, Ketamine, Morphine and more. Together with this new shipping service, Nephron and UPS are proud to alleviate drug shortage needs nationwide. 

Hospitals and surgery centers may contact Nephron toll free at 844-244-2225, or via email at

About Nephron
Nephron 503B Outsourcing is a division of Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation. This division produces pre-filled sterile syringes and IV bags for hospitals across America, in an effort to alleviate their drug shortage needs. In accordance with the DQSA draft guidance, the company follows cGMP, GDP and all quality expectations. The company has been licensed by the Food and Drug Administration as a sterile manufacturer of generic respiratory medications along with an Outsourcing Facility providing equal sterility and quality. Nephron received a 2017 ISPE/FOYA innovation award for the high level of automation present throughout the facility. For more information, please visit

About UPS®
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