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Class 4 Drug Alert (Caution in use) Buccolam Oromuscosal Solution Pre-Filled Syringes

Class 4 Drug Alert (Caution in use) Buccolam Oromuscosal Solution Pre-Filled Syringes

Shire has distributed the Direct Healthcare Professional Communication (DHCP) due to reports that the translucent tip-cap sometimes remains on the syringe tip when pulling the red cap off.

Please visit the: MHRA website for more details on this drug alert.

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code Product Description Supplier Affected Batch
3671260 Buccolam 2.5mg Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd All
3671278 Buccolam 5mg Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd All
3671286 Buccolam 7.5mg Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd All
3671294 Buccolam 10mg Shire Pharmaceuticals Ltd All

This is a caution in use only and therefore we are not accepting stock returns.

Should you have any questions or require additional information on the use of BUCCOLAM 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg and 10 mg oromucosal solution, please contact Medical Information on 0800 055 6614 or email - MedinfoEMEA@shire.com.
 

Recipients of this Drug Alert should bring it to the attention of relevant contacts.

 
 

If you have any questions, then please contact your local Service Centre Customer Services team.