National Drug Authority (NDA) wishes to refer to theSaturday Vision - October 29, 2016
(Recalled drugs still on the market). NDA recalledspecific batches of six products from the market.
REASONS FOR RECALL
Unichem Laboratories Ltd, India
Poor quality gelatin capsules (capsules stick to the Aluminum foil package)
Laboratorios, SA-Bercelona, Spain
Powder cakes within the ampoule
Agog Pharma Ltd, India
Tablets turn moldy and black
Vitamin B Complex
Anhui Chengshi Manufacture Medicine Co., China
Contains suspended dark particles
LYOPOX + PPR
Sheep Pox And Peste Des Petits Ruminants Vaccine
MCL Santé Animale, Morocco
Did not comply with OIE Specifications for potency of PPR IFA method
Bupivacaine Injection BP 0.5%
Swiss Parenterals PVT. LTD, 809, Kerala G.I.D.C., Nr. Bavla Ahmedabad-382 220, Gujara, INDIA
Wrongly labeled with “For IV use only” contrary to the acceptable method of administration
The specific batches recalled can be identified by the respective batch numbers shown in red colour above. It should be noted that the recall applies to only these batch numbers of the respective products that were found to be defective. This recall does NOT affect other batches that are not listed above.
The public is therefore hereby informed that it is only those six batch numbers for the six drug products that were recalled by National Drug Authority.
Protecting the human and animal population from poor quality, unsafe and ineffective drugs is a collective responsibility.The public is therefore advised to be vigilant and be on the look-out for the recalled batches only.
Information relating to the recalled products can be obtained or must be submitted to National Drug Authority on