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Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation Recalls Select Lots of Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution, 0.083%, 2.5 mg/3 mL Vials
Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation has recalled select lots of Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution, 0.083%, 2.5 mg/3 mL Sterile Unit-Dose Vials, 60-count, a product used for nebulizer inhalation. The following lot numbers have been recalled because these lots may not meet the standard sterile requirements: Lot numbers A0654A and A0A62A. Albuterol Sulfate is used in the treatment of asthma. Albuterol Sulfate is also sold under other brand names and formulations. No other lots, strengths, or brands of Albuterol Sulfate were involved in this recall. To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/enforcement/enforce_rpt-Event-Detail.cfm?action=detail&id=62604&w=08152012&
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Apotex Corp Recalls Single Lot of Meloxicam Tablets, 15 mg
Apotex Corp has recalled a single lot of Meloxicam Tablets, 15 mg. Lot number 7212558 has been recalled because of a report of an oversized tablet in one of the bottles from this lot. Meloxicam is used in the treatment of pain. Meloxicam is also sold under the brand name Mobic. No other lots, strengths, or brands of Meloxicam were involved in this recall. To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/enforcement/enforce_rpt-Event-Detail.cfm?action=detail&id=62436&w=08152012&
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Date Published Title Drug Source
2012-10-08 Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation Recalls Select Lots of Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution, 0.083%, 2.5 mg/3 mL Vials Albuterol FDA
2012-10-08 Apotex Corp Recalls Single Lot of Meloxicam Tablets, 15 mg Meloxicam FDA
2012-10-08 Teva Recalls Single Lot of Copaxone (glatiramer acetate injection), 20mg/mL Glatiramer Acetate FDA
2012-10-08 Hill Dermaceuticals Inc Recalls Several Lots of Derma-Smoothe/FS 0.01% Topical Oil (Scalp Oil) and Body Oil FDA
2012-10-07 FDA and CDC: Meningitis Outbreak Linked to Epidural Steroid Injection Methylprednisolone FDA
2012-10-02 Sandoz Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Pramipexole Tablets, 0.125 and 0.25 mg Pramipexole FDA
2012-10-02 Apace KY LLC Recalls Single Lot of Enalapril 5mg Tablets Enalapril FDA
2012-10-01 Patients Will Need to Make the Switch From Suboxone Tablets to Suboxone Sublingual Film Buprenorphine with Naloxone Manufacturer
2012-10-01 FDA Approves REMS Program For Mycophenolate-Containing Medicines to Reduce the Risks for Women Who Can Become Pregnant Mycophenolic Acid FDA
2012-09-25 Watson Laboratories Recalls Oversized Hydrocodone Bitartrate and APAP Tablets, 10 mg/500 mg Hydrocodone with Acetaminophen FDA
2012-09-21 Prometheus Laboratories Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Mercaptopurine Tablets 50 mg Mercaptopurine FDA
2012-09-20 FDA Is Conducting Ongoing Safety Review of Parkinson’s drug Mirapex (pramipexole) and Possible Risk of Heart Failure Pramipexole FDA
2012-09-17 Apotex Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Azelastine HCl Nasal Solution Azelastine FDA
2012-09-17 Galderma Laboratories Recalls Several Lots of Capex Shampoo FDA
2012-09-17 GlaxoSmithKline Recalls Several Lots of Ventolin HFA Inhaler Albuterol FDA
2012-09-17 Natural Essentials Recalls Several Lots of Oasis Age Essential (cetylpyridinium chloride) Mouthwash, 0.06% FDA
2012-09-17 Natural Essentials Recalls Several Lots of Oasis Age Essential (cetylpyridinium chloride) Mouthwash, 0.06% Cetylpyridinium FDA
2012-09-17 Apotex Recalls Several Lots of Leflunomide tablets,10 mg and 20 mg Leflunomide FDA
2012-09-17 Medtech Products Inc. Recalls Single Lot of Little Remedies For Tummys, Stimulant Laxative (sennosides) Drops Simethicone FDA
2012-09-14 FDA Warns OTC Topical Pain Relievers May Cause Burns to Skin Methyl Salicylate FDA
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