Class 2 Medicines Recall: Aripiprazole 1mg/ml oral solution EL (19)A/21

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories (UK) Ltd is recalling the above batch due to the potential for small particles of Aripiprazole active material to be present which may affect the efficacy of the product.

Product information

PL number

PL 08553/0582

MDR Number

MDR 033-09/19

Company name

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (UK) Ltd

Product description

Aripiprazole 1mg/ml oral solution

Batch number/expiry

  Batch Number Expiry Date Pack Size First Distributed  
  050618 05/2020 150ml 13 July 2018  

Brief description of the problem

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (UK) Ltd is recalling the above batch due to the potential for small particles of Aripiprazole active material to be present which may affect the efficacy of the product. A product complaint has been received by the company from the UK market, relating to the formation of a precipitate in a bottle of product.

Advice for healthcare professionals and patients

Stop supplying the batch listed above immediately. Quarantine all remaining stock and return it to your supplier using your supplier’s approved process.

Contact details for further information

For stock control enquiries please contact Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (UK) Ltd Customer Services Team:

Tel: +44 (0)1482 389858 (or main switchboard +44 (0)1482 860228)

Email: customerserviceuk@drreddys.com

For medical information enquiries please contact Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (UK) Ltd Medical Information Department

Tel: +44 (0)1748 828873

Email: DrReddys@professionalinformation.co.uk

Additional information

Recipients of this Drug Alert should bring it to the attention of relevant contacts by copy of this letter. NHS Regional teams are asked to forward this to relevant clinics, general practitioners and community pharmacists.

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Class 2 Medicines Recall: Aripiprazole 1mg/ml oral solution

Published 12 September 2019