Product Recalls: February 14, 2019 – March 13, 2019

Health Letter, April 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.

CLASS II

Divalproex sodium extended-release tablets, 250 mg, 100-count bottle. Manufactured by: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited.

Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol tablets, 3 mg/0.03 mg, 28-count blister, 1 unit packaged as 84-count blister, 3×1 unit per carton. Manufactured for: Apotex Corp.

Losartan potassium tablets; 25, 50 or 100 mg; 30-, 90- or 1000-count bottle. Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals LTD.

Losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide tablets, 50 mg/12.5 mg or 100 mg/12.5 mg, 90- or 1000-count bottle. Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals LTD.

For more information about the drug recalls listed above, please visit http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/ires/index.cfm.

CONSUMER PRODUCTS

For a list of recent recalls of consumer products, please visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission website at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/.