Recalls for Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Nine Lots of CUBICIN (daptomycin for injection) 500 mg in 10 mL single use vials Following Complaints of Foreign Particulate Matter in Reconstituted Vials
08/09/2014 Food Recall

Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBST) today announced it is voluntarily recalling nine lots of CUBICIN (daptomycin for injection) to the user level following complaints of foreign particulate matter in reconstituted vials. The administration of particulate matter, if present in an intravenous drug, poses a potential safety risk to patients such as a thromboembolism or a life-threatening pulmonary embolism.

  • Company:
    Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Problem
    Fall Hazard And Risk Of Serious Injury
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Issues Voluntary U.S. Recall Of Certain Lots Of CUBICIN (Daptomycin For Injection) 500 mg In 10 mL Single Use Vials Due To Presence Of Particulate Matter
08/07/2014 Food Recall

Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBST) today announced it is voluntarily recalling certain lots of CUBICIN® (daptomycin for injection) to the user level due to the potential presence of glass particulate matter in vials produced by a contract manufacturer. Please click here for the list of affected CUBICIN lot information.

  • Company:
    Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Problem
    Serious Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of One Lot of CUBICIN (daptomycin for injection) 500 mg in 10 mL single use vials Due to Presence of Particulate Matter
04/18/2014 Food Recall

(NASDAQ: CBST) today announced it is voluntarily recalling one lot of CUBICIN® (daptomycin for injection) to the user level due to the presence of particulate matter, reported via customer complaint and identified as glass particles, found in a single vial from this lot, produced by a contract manufacturer. The administration of glass particulate, if present in an intravenous drug, poses a potential safety risk to patients.

  • Company:
    Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Problem
    Suffocation And Choking Hazards
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Four Lots of Cubicin (Daptomycin for Injection) 500mg in 10ml Single Use Vials Due to Presence of Particulate Matter
08/29/2013 Food Recall

Lexington, Mass. – Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBST) today announced it is voluntarily recalling four lots of CUBICIN® (daptomycin for injection) to the user level due to the presence of particulate matter found in a number of vials from these lots. No adverse events have been reported to date in association with a product complaint of vials containing glass particulates.

  • Company:
    Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Problem
    Particulate Matter