Month: June 2019

Recall: Antibacterials Amikacin, Prochlorperazine

The FDA has announced the recall of one lot each of two antibacterials manufactured by Emcure Pharmaceuticals and distributed by Heritage Pharmaceuticals, because of non-sterility:

  • Amikacin Sulfate Injection USP 250mg/mL Lot# VEAC025 Expiry October 2019
  • Prochlorperazine Edisylate Injection USP 5mg/mL Lot# VPCA172 Expiry April 2020

For details see https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/heritage-pharmaceuticals-inc-issues-voluntary-nationwide-recall-amikacin-sulfate-injection-usp-1gm4.