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Class 2 Recall on Irbesartan 150mg & 300mg

Class 2 Recall on Irbesartan 150mg & 300mg

Macleods Pharma UK Limited is recalling the above batches from pharmacies as a precautionary measure due to possible contamination with N‑nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA).

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

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code Product Description Livery Affected Batch
6359624 Irbesartan Tab 150mg Macleods Pharma UK Limited EIZ807A
1149715 Irbesartan Tab 150mg Act Macleods Pharma UK Limited EIZ807A
6359608 Irbesartan Tab 300mg Macleods Pharma UK Limited EIA1813A
EIA1811A
1149665 Irbesartan Tab 300mg Act Macleods Pharma UK Limited EIA1813A
EIA1811A

Alliance Healthcare did not supply any affected batches so therefore customer returns will not be accepted.

For stock control enquiries and medical information enquiries, please contact eusafety@macleodspharma.com or telephone 01740 661110

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

 

Please return all affected stock to your original supplier for credit. Unfortunately we can only accept stock purchased from us (Alliance Healthcare Distribution Limited). Any other stock will be returned to your stores/Pharmacies.

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