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SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

CLASS 3 RECALL - METHADONE TAB 5MG (PHYSEPTONE 5MG TABLETS)

Martindale Pharma is recalling the below batch of Methadone 5mg tablets as a precautionary measure due to the discolouration of the PVdC film in a small number of blister pockets

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-3-medicines-recall-martindale-pharma-an-ethypharm-group-company-methadone-5mg-tablets-slash-physeptone-5mg-tablets-el-21-a-slash-31?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=c480fd76-d520-4a64-9570-f410b38c7b35&utm_content=immediately   

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

8032484

METHADONE TAB 5MG (PHYSEPTONE 5MG TABLETS)

MARTINDALE PHARMA

128319

 

Further Information

 

For more information please contact:

 

Customer Services for stock control enquiries: Licensed@ethypharm.com

 

or for Medical Information enquiries: medinfo@martindalepharma.co.uk

 

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.

 

Please note that anything not returned to us, or notified to us, within 3 months of this notification, cannot be reimbursed by way of a credit.

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

CLASS 3 RECALL - METHADONE TAB 5MG (PHYSEPTONE 5MG TABLETS)

Martindale Pharma is recalling the below batch of Methadone 5mg tablets as a precautionary measure due to the discolouration of the PVdC film in a small number of blister pockets

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-3-medicines-recall-martindale-pharma-an-ethypharm-group-company-methadone-5mg-tablets-slash-physeptone-5mg-tablets-el-21-a-slash-31?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=c480fd76-d520-4a64-9570-f410b38c7b35&utm_content=immediately   

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

8032484

METHADONE TAB 5MG (PHYSEPTONE 5MG TABLETS)

MARTINDALE PHARMA

128319

This product is a Schedule 2 Controlled Drug, so please use the Returns Portal for any recalled stock you may need to return to ensure there is authorization to return. When you are completing the portal if you are returning a split pack Please include exact number of tablets you are returning. If you are unable to use the Returns Portal please call Customer Services for assistance.

Further Information

 

For more information please contact:

 

Customer Services for stock control enquiries: Licensed@ethypharm.com

 

or for Medical Information enquiries: medinfo@martindalepharma.co.uk

 

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.

 

Please note that anything not returned to us, or notified to us, within 3 months of this notification, cannot be reimbursed by way of a credit.

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 2 RECALL

CLASS 2 RECALL - IKERVIS EYE DROPS 0.1% & VERKAZIA 0.1% EYE DROPS UD

SANTEN Oy (trading as Santen UK Limited) are recalling the below batches of products as a precautionary measure due to detection of particles/crystals of the active pharmaceutical ingredient ciclosporin. These particles have been detected following microscopic evaluation during stability monitoring

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-2-medicines-recall-santen-oy-trading-as-santen-uk-limited-and-parallel-distributor-ikervis-1-mg-slash-ml-eye-drops-emulsion-and-verkazia-1-mg-slash-ml-eye-drops-emulsion-el-21-a-slash-30?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=ed7060ba-57ef-42eb-89b1-ac5b77c8be8a&utm_content=immediately  

 

Pip code

Product Description

Supplier

Batch Numbers

3986395

IKERVIS EYE DROPS 0.1%

SANTEN UK LIMITED

8K38Q

4L41F

8L28C

4087276

VERKAZIA 0.1% EYE DROPS UD

SANTEN UK LIMITED

1L14P

4L40H

6L04J

N/A

PI IKERVIS EYE DROPS 0.1%

ORIFARM A/S

6L03F

 

Alliance do not stock the above products so we will not be accepting Customer returns on this recall.

 

 

Further Information

 

Santen UK Limited

For more information, please contact +44 (0)1727 615 110 or email enquiries@santen.co.uk

 

For medical information queries, please contact 0345 075 4863 or email medinfo@santen.co.uk

 

For supply queries, please contact AAH Customer services at 0344 561 8899

 

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

 

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE

Class 4 Drug Caution in use - SLENYTO 1 MG AND 5MG PROLONGED RELEASE TABLETS

Flynn Pharma Ltd, distributors of Slenyto 1 mg and 5mg prolonged release tablets would like to notify you of an error with the patient information leaflets (PILs) that have been packaged in the below batches of products. These were an older version of the PIL which did not include the most up to date safety information

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-4-medicines-defect-information-slenyto-1-mg-and-5mg-prolonged-release-tablets-distributed-by-flynn-pharma-ltd-el-21-a-slash-29?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=918a7eae-bd86-4833-899a-5114d92b0980&utm_content=immediately      

 

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch Numbers

4102091

SLENYTO 1MG PROLONGED RELEASE TAB

FLYNN PHARMA LTD

1049309A

1049310

1049311

1049312

1051815

80419B

90287

10175A

10186

4102083

SLENYTO 5MG PROLONGED RELEASE TAB

FLYNN PHARMA LTD

00130

00409C

10058

 

 

Alliance healthcare do not stock this product therefore we are not accepting stock returns.

 

Further Information

 

For more information, medical information queries or replacement PIL enquiries, please contact:

 

Flynn Pharma Ltd Medical Information Department on 01438 727822, email – medinfo@flynnpharma.com.

 

For stock control queries, please contact: Flynn Pharma Ltd on 01438 727822

 

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

SUB-TYPE: COMPANY-LED RECALL

COMPANY-LED DRUG ALERT - DOTAREM SOLUTION FOR INJECTION (10ML VIAL)

Guerbet Laboratories Ltd is recalling the below batches of Dotarem 10ml vials, due to the potential risk of a sterility break, based on the evidence of external leaks of the solution (dry product on the external surface of the vials)

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/company-led-medicines-recall-dotarem-solution-for-injection-10ml-vial-pl-12308-slash-0016?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=6e2cf2cc-77cb-4717-a214-e7df6d710c9c&utm_content=immediately        

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

DOTAREM SOLUTION FOR INJECTION (10ML VIAL)

GUERBET LABORATORIES LTD

21GD006B04

21GD006C01

 

Alliance do not stock this product and therefore we are not accepting stock returns.

 

Company Contact for medical information enquiries

 

For medical information enquiries, please contact James Bradley (GDP RP):

 

james.bradley@guerbet.com

 

Company Contact for stock enquiries

 

For stock information enquiries,

 

UK Customer Services

 

uk.sales@guerbet.com

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 2 RECALL

CLASS 2 RECALL - COLD & FLU RELIEF CAPSULES (GSL) – VARIOUS LIVERIES

Perrigo are recalling the below batches of Cold & Flu Relief Capsules (GSL) – Various Liveries, due to an error on the leaflet and carton for the products as noted above. The leaflet and carton incorrectly states that for Adults, the elderly and children 12 years and over, the dose should be 2 capsules every 4 to 6 hours as required, up to a maximum of 12 capsules in any 24 hour period. The leaflet and carton dosage instructions are those which were in use prior to the paediatric paracetamol posology update implemented by the MHRA

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-2-medicines-recall-cold-and-flu-relief-capsules-gsl-various-liveries-wrafton-laboratories-limited-trading-as-perrigo-el-21-a-slash-28?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=f44f6fc5-9c7f-4cc3-b3ab-df07db229afc&utm_content=immediately   

 

Pip code

Product Description

Supplier

Batch Numbers

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

WILKO NON-DROWSY DECONGESTANT WITH PARACETAMOL

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9CW0032

9DW0077

9GW0048

9LW0165

0DW0072

0EW0108

0FW0086

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

SPAR COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9CW0030

9EW0009

9MW0018

0AW0013

0DW0071

0FW0081

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

ESSENTIAL WAITROSE COLD & FLU RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9KW0128

0DW0092

0GW0144

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

ALDI HEALTH ESSENTIALS COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9FW0041

9GW0049

9HW0149

0CW0186

0GW0121

0JW0055

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

ASDA COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9FW0065

9GW0051

9JW0005

0AW0027

0BW0098

0CW0139

0DW0093

0FW0083

0KW0008

8012114

SUPERDRUG COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9CW0031

9EW0069

9HW0087

0AW0111

0CW0184

0EW0109

8012163

SUPERDRUG NON-DROWSY DECONGESTANT WITH PARACETAMOL

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9EW0112

0AW0016

0DW0073

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

SAINSBURY’S HEALTHCARE COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9DW0138

9JW0006

9KW0126

0BW0096

0DW0117

1AW0059

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

SAINSBURY’S HEALTHCARE SINUS DUAL RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9DW0075

9HW0014

9KW0127

0AW0150

0FW0084

1DW0053

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

LLOYDS COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9GW0050

9MW0015

0GW0143

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

WM MORRISON COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9DW0076

9HW0150

0AW0151

0EW0107

0KW0007

1JW0030

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

BOOTS COLD & FLU RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9EW0113

9FW0040

9HW0026

9HW0152

9MW0017

0AW0152

0CW0183

0DW0094

0FW0087R

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

BOOTS BLOCKED NOSE & HEADACHE RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9FW0039

9HW0027

9KW0125

0AW0015

0CW0185

0DW0091

1JW0022

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

TESCO COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9BW0110

9EW0021

9HW0011

9KW0123

9MW0016

0AW0014

0BW0097

0CW0141

0DW0090

0FW0088

0KW0006

3492758

GALPHARM COLD RELIEF CAPSULES

WRAFTON LABORATORIES LIMITED (TRADING AS PERRIGO)

9FW0064

9HW0025

9HW0151

9KW0124

9LW0164

0AW0153

0CW0140

0DW0116

0FW0085

0GW0066

0KW0066

 

 

Further Information

 

For more information, please contact: Perrigo Customer Services Team on 0203 598 9603 or UKLOCustomerService@perrigo.com

 

For stock control queries, please contact: Perrigo Service Team on 01226 704711 or customerservice@perrigouk.com

 

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.

 

Please note that anything not returned to us, or notified to us, within 3 months of this notification, cannot be reimbursed by way of a credit.

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE

Class 4 Drug Caution in use - MITOCIN (MITOMYCIN) 20MG POWDER FOR SOLUTION FOR INJECTION/INFUSION

Vygoris Limited has informed the MHRA that some vials of Mitocin 20mg powder for solution for injection/infusion or intravesical use may contain subvisible particles above the current specifications after reconstitution (>10µm: NMT 6000/vial), initially identified during stability studies. Vygoris Limited has confirmed that a single-use filtration device called the Millex® HV (0.45 μm/PVDF) - Syringe Filter will be included in each delivery of the product

 

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-4-medicines-defect-information-vygoris-limited-mitocin-mitomycin-20mg-powder-for-solution-for-injection-slash-infusion-or-intravesical-use-el-21-a-slash-27?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=23f29568-2411-48f9-bc43-7b69aed25c18&utm_content=immediately                  

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

MITOCIN (MITOMYCIN) 20MG POWDER FOR SOLUTION FOR INJECTION/INFUSION

VYGORIS LIMITED

0-20071AB

0-20081AB

0-20102AB

0-20112AA

0-20042AA

0-20013AD

 

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

 

Further Information

 

For medical information queries, please contact:

 

Lucy Owen,

 

ProductLifeGroup

 

Tel: +44 (0) 1223 402660

 

Email: lowen@productlife-group.com

 

For more information or stock control queries, please contact:

 

Hussain Tahan

 

Vygoris Ltd

 

Tel: 020 3865 1682

 

Email: qualitylimited@vygoris.com

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE

CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE - SYRENIRING 0.12MG/0.015MG 24 HR

Crescent Pharma Ltd has informed us that the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) within the packs for the below batches is missing important safety relevant text changes

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-4-medicines-defect-information-crescent-pharma-ltd-syreniring-0-120-mg-0-015-mg-per-24-hours-vaginal-delivery-system-el-20-a-36?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=8b7c3acf-aee7-4d91-8b27-85a8e19f72c8&utm_content=immediately               

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

4091625

SYRENIRING 0.12MG/0.015MG 24 HR

CRESCENT PHARMA LTD

LF18276AA

LF18894AA

LF18894AAA

LF20272AAA

LF20382BAA

LF21671AA

 

This may have been supplied by AHDL. Unfortunately we are not providing specific batch information you will  be required to follow the instructions as per the drug alert.

 

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

 

For more information or medical information queries, please contact: Crescent Pharma Ltd. Medical Information Department on +00351 214643225, via email on tiago.barca@pharsolution.com or +44 (0) 1256 772740..

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

CLASS 3 RECALL - BIMATOPROST ASPIRE 0.3MG/ML EYE DROPS, SOLUTION IN SINGLE DOSE CONTAINER 0.4ML X 30

Aspire Pharma Limited is recalling the below batches of Bimatoprost Aspire 0.3mg/ml eye drops, solution in single dose container 0.4ml x 30 as a precautionary measure due to the identification of some variability in the thickness of plastic of the single dose containers resulting in some patients finding the containers difficult to squeeze due to increased hardness of individual containers

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-3-medicines-recall-bimatoprost-aspire-0-dot-3mg-slash-ml-eye-drops-solution-in-single-dose-container-aspire-pharma-limited-el-21-a-slash-26?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=c124cb76-bb49-44e5-be21-df3473e3acd9&utm_content=immediately  

Pip code

Product description

Livery

Batch Numbers

8943334

BIMATOPROST ASPIRE 0.3MG/ML EYE DROPS

ASPIRE PHARMA LIMITED

1590121

1590221

1590321

1593920

1594020

 

 

Further Information

 

For more information please contact:

 

Customer Services for stock control enquiries:

 

Email: customerservices@aspirepharma.co.uk

 

Tel. 01730 231148

 

or for Medical Information enquiries:

 

Email: medinfo@aspirepharma.co.uk

 

Tel. 01730 231148

 

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.

 

Please note that anything not returned to us, or notified to us, within 3 months of this notification, cannot be reimbursed by way of a credit.

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

SUB-TYPE: COMPANY-LED RECALL

COMPANY LED - IRINOTECAN 200MG/ 260ML IN SODIUM CHLORIDE 0.9% W/V INTRAVENOUS INFUSION AND INFLIXIMAB (REMSIMA) INTRAVENOUS INFUSION IN SODIUM CHLORIDE 0.9%

Qualasept Ltd t/a Bath ASU is recalling a specific batch of Irinotecan 200mg/260mL in sodium chloride 0.9% w/v intravenous infusion and specific batches of Infliximab (Remsima) Intravenous infusion in Sodium Chloride 0.9%w/v due to risks of reduced product quality

 

MHRA drug alert link https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/company-led-medicines-recall-irinotecan-200mg-slash-260ml-in-sodium-chloride-0-dot-9-percent-w-slash-v-intravenous-infusion-and-infliximab-remsima-intravenous-infusion-in-sodium-chloride-0-dot-9-percent?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=46e56b1e-074c-4df7-b8da-04593bef0bdc&utm_content=immediately     

 

Pip code

Product description

Livery

Batch Numbers

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

IRINOTECAN 200MG/ 260ML IN SODIUM CHLORIDE 0.9% W/V INTRAVENOUS INFUSION

QUALASEPT LTD T/A BATH ASU

21H1488A

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

INFLIXIMAB (REMSIMA) INTRAVENOUS INFUSION IN SODIUM CHLORIDE 0.9%

QUALASEPT LTD T/A BATH ASU

21K0361A

21K0361B

21K0361C

21K0361D

21K0361E

21K0361F

21K0361G

21K0361H

21K0361J

21K0361K

21K0361L

21K0361M

21K0361N

21K0361P

 

Please note that Alliance Healthcare do not stock and we are not accepting stock returns.

 

Company Contact for medical information enquiries

 

For medical information enquiries, please contact Maria Connolly:

 

Tel: 01225 811131

 

Maria.connolly@bathasu.com

 

Company Contact for stock enquiries

 

For stock information enquiries,

 

Tel: 01225 811131

 

customerservices@bathasu.com