Safety Alerts & Recalls

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This recall for Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution, 10 mL bottle from Qualitest Pharmaceuticals was issued at a warehouse and pharmacy level only. The FDA and the manufacturer have determined that any recalled product that may have been dispensed to patients does not pose a significant health risk. If you have used Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution, 10 mL bottle from one of the recalled lots and are concerned, you should speak to your doctor.

Qualitest Recalls Several Lots of Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution

Qualitest Pharmaceuticals has recalled several lots of Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution, 10 ml bottle. The following lot numbers have been recalled because these lots did not pass the manufacturer's routine tests for impurities and by-products from chemical breakdown over time: L072B11A, L102C11A, L103C11A, L046D11A, L082F11A, L089F11A, L148J11A, L149J11A, L150J11A, and L151J11A.

Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution is used to treat inflammation and infections of ear canal. This recall alert only applies to the select lots of the generic Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution made by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals. No other Hydrocortisone and Acetic Acid Otic Solution products were involved in this recall.

To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: more information here

Source: FDA
Publication Date: 2012-07-25
Last Updated: 2012-07-25

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