Fresenius Kabi Penicillin G Sodium Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Logo - Health CanadaFresenius Kabi Canada Ltd, a Toronto, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Penicillin G Sodium for Injection Drug products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected vial breakage and consequential risks of contamination, patient infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/ZjUO30qHCtx

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73139r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Drug products are subject to this recall:

  • Penicillin G Sodium for Injection, USP 10000000 units/vial, batch/lots of 305609, 305610 or 305873 and a DIN of 02220296

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

According to Health Canada, Fresenius Kabi Canada has recalled certain batch/lots of Penicillin G Sodium for Injection from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected vial breakage and consequential risk of product contamination.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Penicillin G Sodium for Injection products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the distributor where you purchased it for a full refund or credit.

Disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect your personal safety, the local drinking water supply and the ecosystem. Please consult your local municipal waste authority for the correct steps for your particular community.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm drug poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any drug, return it to your wholesaler or distributor for refund or dispose of it according to your local municipal waste authority regulations.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact the company at the following address:

Fresenius Kabi Canada Ltd
165 Galaxy Blvd, Suite 100
Toronto, Ontario  M9W 0C8
Canada

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Penicillin G Sodium for Injection, please search for “Penicillin” or more generically, “drug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-73139
Recalls Direct RIN: 13044-2020
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