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Class 2 FMD Recall on Vimpat 100mg Tablets & Neupro 4mg/24 Hour Transdermal Patches

Recalls and Alerts

Class 2 Recall

17 Sep 2020

Class 2 FMD Recall on Vimpat 100mg Tablets & Neupro 4mg/24 Hour Transdermal Patches

We have been notified of an issue whereby several affected batches of the products from the parallel distributors (repackers) in the link below have been found to have mismatched unique pack numbers on the Bollino label (a security and safety feature on the outer packaging). The unique pack numbers on the bollino label should be identical.

 

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

 

The affected products' details are as follows:

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PIP CodeProduct DescriptionSupplierAffected Batch
8386492PI VIMPAT TAB 100MGVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINKVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINK
8121238PI NEUPRO PATCHES 4MGVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINKVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINK
8449324PI VIMPAT TAB 100MGVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINKVARIOUS, PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE LINK

Further Information BeachCourse Limited For all enquiries please contact:

Julio Iglesias (Site Manager) on 02088969075 or email at julio.bcourse@btconnect.com.

Orifarm A/S For all enquiries please contact:

Paul Tobin (Responsible Person) on 07583577513 or email at paul.tobin@orifarm.com.
Steven Cross (UK Parallel Import Sales Manager) on 07498975920 or email at steven.cross@orifarm.com.

OPD Laboratories Limited For all enquiries please contact:
Vasanth Samson (Quality Assurance Manager/Responsible Person) on 01923332773 or email at vasanth@sigmapl.com.

Strathclyde Pharmaceuticals Limited For all enquiries please contact:
Derek Cochrane (QA Manager) at dcochrane@munro-group.eu.

Quadrant Pharmaceuticals Limited For all enquiries please contact:
Abdul Butt (Director, Quality & QP) on 07838038063 or email at abdul.butt@maxearn.co.uk.


Lexon (UK) Limited For all enquiries please contact:
Yogesh Patel at yogesh.patel@lexonuk.com

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. This recall will remain open for 1 month Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

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