Health Letter, June 2019
Note: Never stop taking a drug that appears on the product recall list without first talking to your doctor or pharmacist. Most recalls are limited to a single manufacturer and may not be related to the version of a particular drug you are taking. If a recall does relate to the version of the drug you are taking, you should not stop taking the drug until you discuss an alternative treatment with your doctor or pharmacist.
Acyclovir tablets, 400 mg, 100-count bottle. Manufactured by: Cadila Healthcare Ltd.
Carvedilol tablets, 6.25 mg, 500-count bottle. Manufactured by: Cadila Healthcare Ltd.
Divalproex sodium extended-release tablets, 100- or 500-count bottle. Manufactured by: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited.
Glipizide extended-release tablets, 2.5 mg, 30-count (3 x 10). Packaged and Distributed by: American Health Packaging.
Losartan tablets, 50 mg, 30-count blister card. RemedyRepack Inc.
Losartan potassium tablets; 25, 50 or 100 mg; 30-, 90- or 1,000-count bottle or 50-count 5×10 unit dose. Manufactured by: H J Harkins Company Inc. or Torrent Pharmaceuticals LTD or Manufactured for: AvKARE Inc.
Losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide tablets; 50mg/12.5mg, 100mg/12.5mg or 100mg/25mg; 30-, 90- or 1,000-count bottle. Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals LTD.
Pravastatin sodium tablets, 20 mg, 500-count bottle. Manufactured by: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
For more information about the drug recalls listed above, please visit http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/ires/index.cfm.
For a list of recent recalls of consumer products, please visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission website at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/.