Recalls for Pharmacy

Adrucil (fluorouracil Injection, USP) 5 g/100 mL (50 mg/mL): Recall - Particulate Matter
05/05/2015 Medical Recall

Administration of product with particulate matter has potential to result in inflammation, allergic reactions, or blockage of blood vessels, which may be life-threatening if vital organs are affected.

  • Company:
    Teva Parenteral Medicines
Etomidate Injection/Pfizer-Mylan: Recall - Presence of Particulate Matter and/or Illegible and Missing Lot Number and/or Expiry Date
02/20/2014 Medical Recall

Intravenous administration of particles may lead to impairment of microcirculation, phlebitis, infection, embolism and subsequent infarction.

  • Company:
    Agila Specialties
Specialty Medicine Compounding Pharmacy Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain Unexpired Compounded Sterile Products
10/20/2013 Food Recall

Specialty Medicine Compounding Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling all lots of certain unexpired human and veterinary sterile products to the consumer level due to particulate matter found in vials of a compounded dextrose injection product dispensed to a local hospital. Further testing and analysis of the medication is being conducted.

  • Category
    Pharmacy
Leiter's Compounding Pharmacy: Recall - Concerns of Sterility Assurance
09/12/2013 Medical Recall

Use of a non-sterile injectable product exposes patients to the risk of contracting serious life-threatening infections.

  • Company:
    Compounding Pharmacy
Leiter's Compounding Pharmacy Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Three Product Lots Due to Lack of Assurance of Sterility Concerns Related to its Independent Testing Vendor
09/11/2013 Food Recall

Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling 3 lots of its sterile products due to concerns of sterility assurance with Front Range Laboratories, Leiter's Compounding Pharmacy's independent testing laboratory. The use of a non-sterile injectable product exposes patients to the risk of contracting serious life-threatening infections.

  • Company:
    Compounding Pharmacy
University Compounding Pharmacy Injection Products: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance
09/08/2013 Medical Recall

If there is microbial contamination in products intended to be sterile, patients are at risk of serious infections which may be life threatening.

  • Company:
    Sesame Oil
University Compounding Pharmacy Initiates a Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Certain Pharmacy Products due to Lack of Assurance of Sterility Concerns
09/06/2013 Food Recall

University Compounding Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling the following preparations (see below) for injection, to the consumer level.In a recent inspection, FDA investigators observed that methods used by the Independent Third Party laboratory to assess sterility may have resulted in pharmacies receiving inaccurate laboratory test results. FDA has concerns that results obtained from the laboratory are not reliable.

  • Company:
    University Compounding Pharmacy
Compounded Sterile Preparations By Park Pharmacy & Compounding Center: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance
08/27/2013 Medical Recall

Methods used by the laboratory to assess sterility may have resulted in pharmacies receiving inaccurate laboratory test results.

  • Category
    Pharmacy