Martindale Pharmaceuticals Limited
Chloramphenicol 0.5% W/V Antibiotic Eye Drops PL 00156/0109
All unexpired batches are affected
Brief description of the problem
Advice for healthcare professionals
In order to maintain supply, the affected batches are not being recalled.
The content of the PIL for the ‘P’ version is similar to that for the ‘POM’ version but there are some differences in the way the information is expressed. The correct PIL for the ‘P’ product can be downloaded via the following link:
For any enquiries please contact Martindale / Ethypharm Customer Services, email: Licensed@ethypharm.com
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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, community pharmacists and dispensing General Practitioners for information.