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SUB-TYPE: CLASS 2 RECALL

08.04.2021

Company Led - Class 2 Recall (Customer Level) SMA Wysoy Soya Infant Formula 800g

The recall of SMA Wysoy is a food safety recall due to potential presence of foreign bodies (pieces of plastic scoops). Nestlé has undertaken it on a voluntary basis.

 

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batches

4086567

SMA WYSOY SOYA INFANT FORMULA 800G

NESTLE NUTRITION (MOV)

024957651Z

015757651Z

000957651Z

928957651Z

923357651Z

 

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  

SUB-TYPE: COMPANY-LED RECALL

29.03.2021

Company Led - Class 2 Recall (Customer Level) SMA Wysoy Soya Infant Formula 800g Class type: Company Led - Class 2 Recall (Customer Level)

The recall of SMA Wysoy is a food safety recall due to potential presence of foreign bodies (pieces of plastic scoops). Nestlé has undertaken it on a voluntary basis.

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batches

4086567

SMA WYSOY SOYA INFANT FORMULA 800G

NESTLE NUTRITION (MOV)

025057651Z

025057652Z

025157651Z

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  

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE

Class 4 Drug Alert (Caution in use only) Caffeine Citrate 10mg/Ml Solution For Injection

Macarthys Laboratories Limited T/A Martindale Pharma has informed us that the EAN barcode on the outer carton of the above batch is incorrect. When scanned, the incorrect barcode shows the batch as Martindale Pharma’s Methylthioninium Chloride Injection 1% 10 X 10ml, which has been discontinued. All other information on the outer carton (including the 2D code), as well as the immediate packaging, is correct.

 

The affected products' details are as follows:

 

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batch

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

CAFFEINE CITRATE 10MG/ML SOLUTION FOR INJECTION

MACARTHYS LABORATORIES LIMITED T/A MARTINDALE PHARMA

0134161

 

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

 

For more information or medical information queries, please contact: medinfo@ethypharm.co.uk   

 

For stock control queries, please contact: Alan.josiah@ethypharm.com

SUB-TYPE: FIELD SAFETY NOTICE

19.03.2021

Field Safety Notice Cirrus2 Nebuliser, Adult, Intersurgical Ecolite Mask Kit With Tube, 2.1m, 1453015

 

Intersurgical Ltd have received complaints where a product that should contain an Adult EcoliteTM Aerosol Mask with vents/exhalation ports, has been found to contain a similar mask without vents/exhalation ports, this would prevent the patient breathing normally. If a mask without vents/exhalation ports is not identified and subsequently used on a patient, in situations where the patient cannot or does not remove the mask themselves this could result in distress, harm or potential fatality. It would also prevent the intended treatment being provided to the patient.

 

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batch

0823484

CIRRUS2 NEBULISER, ADULT, INTERSURGICAL ECOLITE MASK KIT WITH TUBE, 2.1M, 1453015

INTERSURGICAL LTD

32053274

32052973

 

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 Field Safety Notice will remain open for 3 months from the date issued unless an alternative date is agreed by instigator. The closure of this will be 16/06/2021. Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

17.03.2021

Class 3 Recall Itraconazole 10mg/Ml Oral Solution 150ml

Thame Laboratories are recalling the above batches due to an issue with the container closure (child-resistant cap). The Marketing Authorisation Holder has received a number of complaints regarding the child-resistant caps which were difficult to open, and their investigation has identified an issue with the bottle capping process during the manufacture of the product.

The affected products' details are as follows:

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batch

8073249

ITRACONAZOLE 10MG/ML ORAL SOLUTION 150ML

THAME LABORATORIES

L465

L475

1216670

ITRACONAZOLE 10MG/ML ORAL SOLUTION 150ML

THAME LABORATORIES

L465

L475

For more information or medical information queries, please contact customer.services@syrimed.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.

 

This recall will remain open for 3 months from the date issued unless an alternative date is agreed by instigator. The closure of this will be 15/06/2021. Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

 

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 service team.

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 4 CAUTION IN USE

09.03.2021

Class 4 Drug Alert Diazepam 2mg/5ml Oral Solution Sugar Free Class type: Class 4 Drug Alert (Caution in use only)

Accord-UK Ltd have informed us that important safety warnings for the excipient Propylene glycol are missing from the patient information leaflet (PIL) used in the above batches(including the batches waiting QP certification) which should be present in accordance with the current annex  to the Excipient Guidelines. Additionally, the warnings for sorbitol need updating although similar warnings are already present. The product is not subject to recall due to supply and shortage considerations

 

The affected products' details are as follows:

 

PIP Code

Product Description

Supplier

Affected Batch

1059633

DIAZEPAM SF SOLN 2MG/5ML ACC (100ML)

ACCORD-UK LTD

I54655

I54797

I54798

I55223

I55399

I55506

I55623

I55894

I56131

I56055

I56132

1202613

DIAZEPAM SF SOLN 2MG/5ML ALM (100ML)

ALMUS

I54468

I54799

I55408

I55624

 

 

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

 

For more information or medical information queries, please contact:

 

Accord-UK Ltd Medical Information Department on 01271 385257

 

For stock control queries, please contact: Accord-UK Ltd Customer Services Team on 0800 373573

 

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

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

Class 3 Recall - Easyhaler Salbutamol

Orion Corporation T/A Orion Pharma (UK) Ltd are recalling the below batches as a precautionary measure due to an issue related to moulding defects in the bulk chambers where the inhalation powder is stored. There is a risk that the defect possibly presents as a hole in the bulk chamber resulting in the minor loss of inhalation powder. The manufacturer has confirmed that the devices will continue to function correctly with no impact on patient safety

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-3-medicines-recall-easyhaler-salbutamol-sulfate-100-micrograms-per-actuation-slash-200-micrograms-per-actuation-inhalation-powder-el-21-a-slash-06?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=43302c1f-c2f7-4a15-ace9-ad4630bf5c67&utm_content=immediately

 

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

3093465

EASYHALER SALBUTAMOL 100MCG

ORION PHARMA LTD

2009598

3093457

EASYHALER SALBUTAMOL 200MCG

ORION PHARMA LTD

2016511

 

 

Further Information

 

For more information or medical information queries, please contact: UK.MedicalInformation@orionpharma.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

 

 

This recall will remain open for 3 months from the date issued unless an alternative date is agreed by instigator. The closure of this will be 01/06/2021. Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

SUB-TYPE: FIELD SAFETY NOTICE

17.02.2021

FIELD SAFETY NOTICE - AQUACEL EXTRA 15CMSQ

ConvaTec are voluntarily initiating a field action for the below-stated product because in some instances dressing has been found attached to the seam of the primary packaging therefore breaching the sterile barrier and making the product unable to be used.  Using a non-sterile device on a patient may potentially expose the patient to infectious agents

 

MHRA drug alert link: N/A

 

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

3673308

AQUACEL EXTRA 15CMSQ

CONVATEC LTD

0C01702

 

 

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 3 months from the date issued unless an alternative date is agreed by instigator. The closure of this will be 16/05/2021. Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 3 RECALL

CLASS 3 RECALL - CLONIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE 50MICROGRAMS/5ML ORAL SOLUTION

SyriMed are recalling the below batch as a precautionary measure due to an issue related to the container closure (child-lock cap). The Marketing Authorisation Holder has received a number of complaints related to defective container closures and the investigation has identified an issue with the bottle capping during the manufacturing process for this batch only

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-3-medicines-recall-syrimed-clonidine-hydrochloride-50micrograms-slash-5ml-oral-solution-el-21-a-slash-05?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=9d29e170-51bd-475e-b98c-3e284cb06be1&utm_content=immediately   

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

8001497

CLONIDINE HCL SF SOLN 50MCG/5ML

SYRI LTD

201014

1226778

CLONIDINE SOLN 50MCG/5ML

SYRI LTD

201014

 

Further Information

 

For more information or medical information queries, please contact: customer.services@syrimed.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

 

This recall will remain open for 3 months from the date issued unless an alternative date is agreed by instigator. The closure of this will be 16/05/2021. Please note after this date customer returns may still be accepted but customers may not be credited.

SUB-TYPE: CLASS 2 RECALL

CLASS 2 RECALL - MIDABUC - MIDAZOLAM (AS HCL) 10MG/ML OROMUCOSAL SOLUTION

: Eaststone Limited has informed us of an issue related to underfilled or empty bottles for MidaBuc - Midazolam (as HCL) 10mg/mL Oromucosal Solution. The below batch is being recalled as a precautionary measure following customer complaints

MHRA drug alert link: https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/class-2-medicines-recall-eaststone-limited-midabuc-midazolam-as-hcl-10mg-slash-ml-oromucosal-solution-el-21-a-slash-04?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=08ba5ead-1c0a-467b-b061-951a4cff9bb4&utm_content=immediately

Pip code

Product description

Supplier

Batch numbers

ALLIANCE DO NOT STOCK

MIDABUC - MIDAZOLAM (AS HCL) 10MG/ML OROMUCOSAL SOLUTION

EASTSTONE LIMITED

ES84553

 

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

 

Further Information

 

For more information or medical information queries please contact Eaststone at specials@eaststone.co.uk or alternatively call 0800 678 3102.