Health Letter, September 2021
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.
Chantix (varenicline) tablets, 0.5 or 1 mg, 56 tablets. Distributed by: Pfizer Labs. Lot #: 00019213, exp. date: 31 Jan 2022; Lot #: EC6994, exp. date: 31 May 2023; Lot #: EC9843, exp. date: 31 Mar 2023; Lot #: EA6080, exp. date: 31 Mar 2023.
Chantix (varenicline) tablets, contains: 1 Starting Week (0.5 mg x 11 tablets), 3 Continuing Weeks (1 mg x 42 tablets). Distributed by Pfizer Labs. Lot #: 00020231, exp. date: 30 Sept 2021; Lot #: 00020232, exp. date: 30 Nov 2021; Lot #: 00020357, exp. date: 31 Dec 2021; Lot #: 00020358, exp. date: 31, Jan 2022; Lot #: 00020716, exp. date: 31 Jan 2022; Lot #: ET1600, exp. date: 31 Jan 2023; Lot #: ET1607, exp. date: 31 Jan 2023; Lot #: ET1609, exp. date: 31 Jan 2023.
NIFEdipine extended-release tablets, 30 mg, 50- or 100-count unit dose carton. Distributed by: Ingenus Pharmaceuticals, LLC, or Major Pharmaceuticals. Lot #: N00418, exp. date: 09/2022; Lot #: N00417, exp. date: 09/2022.
Solifenacin succinate tablets, 10 mg, 30-count bottles. Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd. Lot #: GG90819, exp. date: 06/2021.
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim tablets, 800 mg/160 mg, double strength, 500 tablets. Distributed by: Aurobindo Pharma USA, Inc. Batch #: SP1D19082AA3 and SP1D19085AA3, exp. date: 08/2022.
Venlafaxine tablets, 50 mg, 100 tablets. Manufactured for: Northstar Rx LLC. Manufactured by: ALKALOIDA Chemical Company. Lot #: AVK1175A, exp. date: 9/2023.
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 websit0000000000000000000000000000000000e at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/.