Indigo Carmine Shortage

There is a shortage of the indigo carmine due to manufacturing delays that impacts obstetrics and gynecology. Indigo carmine production is on back order with no estimated release date. Selecting an indigo carmine alternative depends on the type of procedure, physician discretion, and product availability. Additional information is available at:



American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998