Aspen Pharmacare Span-K Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - Aspen Australia Aspen Pharmacare Australia Pty recalls certain batch/lots of Span-K Tablets due to suspected failure to have child resistant bottle caps, a serious health and safety hazard. ACCC:

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Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drugs are subject to this recall:

  • Span-K Tablets, with Potassium Chloride as the active ingredient, packaged with 200 quantity, 600 mg tablets with a plain white cap and a DIN of AUST R 27978

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated due to suspected failure of Aspen Pharmacare to market and sell Span-K Tablets with bottle caps that are not child-resistant.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2017/16044
Recalls Direct RIN: 8600-2017
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