Preferred Shipping Carrier
Akorn's preferred shipper is UPS.
All fulfilled orders ship within 1-2 business days (weekends and holidays are excluded). Click here to see how fast your shipment will reach your destination with UPS Ground. All shipping times are subject to change.
Rates for shipping to most destinations within the contiguous United States (i.e. excluding Hawaii and Alaska) are listed in the table below:
Standard Shipping Rates
Priority Overnight (before 10:30 am)
Standard Overnight (before 3:00 pm)
PO Box Shipments
Akorn's preferred shipper is UPS; We cannot deliver to PO Boxes.
Special Shipping Requests
Any orders requiring special shipping arrangements outside of these standards must be placed by Akornís customer service team at 800-932-5676.
Provided you are located in a UPS Saturday delivery area, you may request Saturday delivery shipments. These orders must be placed by Akorn's customer service team at 800-932-5676.
Refrigerated Product Handling
Some Akorn products require refrigeration. All refrigeration products must ship via 2nd Day UPS to guarantee safety and stability of the product.
Cooler Charges for Refrigerated Products
If a product needs to be shipped in a cooler and ice pack you will be charged in addition to the UPS shipping rate an additional fee for the shipping materials.
1 - 4
5 - 36
37 - 84
Additional Handling Fee for Alaska and Hawaii
An additional handling fee may be applied for orders shipping to Alaska and Hawaii.