Actavis Pharma Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

Actavis Pharma Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., a Parsippany, New Jersey establishment and subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. of Petah Tikva, Israel, recalls certain batch/lots of Actavis Pharma, Inc. branded Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release Tablets from the American marketplace due to suspected N-Nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”) contamination in amounts above acceptable FDA levels with consequential risks of Cancer, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/q9Pu30qOed1

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/teva-pharmaceuticals-usa-inc-initiates-voluntary-nationwide-recall-metformin-hydrochloride-extended

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

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Teva Pharmaceuticals Valsartan Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Teva Pharmaceuticals Valsartan Recall [US]Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, a Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey establishment, recalls all current batch/lots of Amlodipine/Valsartan Combination Tablets and Amlodipine/Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide Combination Tablets due to suspected contamination N-nitroso-diethylamine (“NDEA”) a probable human carcinogen., all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/YzxN30mRMeY

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm626802.htm

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

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