Camber Pharma Valsartan Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Camber Pharmaceuticals LogoCamber Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Piscataway, New Jersey, establishment, recalls all all unexpired batch/lots of Valsartan Tablets due to suspected N-Nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”) contamination and consequential risks of Carcinogen damage and Cancer, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/klmd30ln4Uq

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm616405.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Valsartan Tablets are subject to this recall:

Valsartan Tablets, USP, is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure and is packaged in 30-count bottles & 90-count bottles, all associated codes are provided in the table below with batch/lot designations and expiration dates.

  • Valsartan Tablets USP, 40 mg, sold with a NDC number 31722-745-30 with expiry dates from 07/2018 to 06/2020
  • Valsartan Tablets USP, 80 mg, sold with a NDC number 31722-746-90 with expiry dates from 07/2018 to 06/2020
  • Valsartan Tablets USP, 160 mg, sold with a NDC number 31722-747-90 with expiry dates from 07/2018 to 06/2020
  • Valsartan Tablets USP, 320 mg, sold with a NDC number 31722-748-90 with expiry dates from 07/2018 to 06/2020

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

According to the FDA, Qualanex, LLC will be notifying Camber’s distributors and other customers by recall letter and arranging for return of all recalled products.

Consumers should contact their doctor for further guidance and potential change of treatment before they stop taking this product. Pharmacies and healthcare facilities that have product being recalled should stop using and dispensing the product immediately.

==> Never stop taking your prescription medications, including Valsartan, without the knowledge and approval of your personal physician or other MD familiar with your medical history, current health status and other drugs, medications and supplements you may be consuming. Failure to do so, may result in a serious drug interaction, side effect, complication, personal injury and/or death.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled drugs, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another treatment. Instead, return the drugs to the pharmacy or other outlet where you purchased it for a full refund or exchange.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Valsartan, please search for “Valsartan” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Carcinogenic contamination, please search for “Cancer”” or more generically, “fragment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc., please search for “Camber” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or distributed by Qualanex, LLC, please search for “Qualanex” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Recalls Direct RIN: 10506-2018
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