Product Recalls: November 13, 2019 – December 11, 2019

Health Letter, January 2020

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

Aurobindo ranitidine capsules; 150 or 300 mg; 30-, 60-or 500- count bottle. Distributed by: Aurobindo Pharma USA, Inc.

AVKARE ranitidine tablets, 150 or 300 mg. Manufactured for: AvKARE, Inc. Manufactured by: Amneal Pharmaceuticals of NY.

DG Health acid reducer ranitidine tablets, 150 mg, 8-count carton. Distributed by: Dolgencorp LLC.

Equate Maximum Strength ranitidine tablets, 150 mg, acid reducer or cool mint acid reducer, 65 or 130 tablets. Distributed by Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Ranitidine capsules; 150 or 300 mg; 30, 60, 100 or 500 capsules. Manufactured by: Novitium Pharma LLC.

Rite Aid Pharmacy Maximum Strength ranitidine tablets, 150 mg, acid reducer or cool mint acid reducer, 24 tablets, sugar free. Distributed By: Rite Aid.

Walgreens Maximum Strength Wal-Zan 150 ranitidine tablets, 150 mg, acid reducer. Distributed By: Walgreen Co.

Walgreens Regular Strength Wal-Zan 75 ranitidine tablets, 75 mg, acid reducer, 30 tablets. Distributed By: Walgreen Co.

Zantac, 75 or 150 mg. Distributed by: Chattem, Inc.

Zantac Cool Mint tablets, maximum strength, 150 mg. Distributed by: Chattem, Inc.

Zantac Cool Mint Maximum Strength, 150 mg. Distributed by: Chattem, Inc.

Zantac Maximum Strength, 150 mg. Distributed by: Chattem, Inc.

Zantac Regular Strength, 75 or 150 mg. Distributed by: Chattem, Inc.

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/.