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Class 2 recall for Olopatadine eye drops

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The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has issued a class 2 medicines recall notice for Olopatadine USV 1mg/ml eye drops.

Specific batches of this product are being recalled by USV UK Limited as a precautionary measure due to the identification of out of specification results for impurities during routine stability testing.

USV UK Limited are recalling the affected batches as a precautionary measure due to out of specification results for impurities during routine stability testing.

Batch Number Expiry Date Pack Size First Distributed
35000201 07/2023 5ml 14 July 2021
35000202 07/2023 5ml 27 July 2021
35000203 07/2023 5ml 5 August 2021
35000204 07/2023 5ml 29 November 2021
35000206 07/2023 5ml 23 July 2021

 

While the company’s investigation is on-going, community pharmacy contractors should stop supplying the specified batches immediately, quarantine all remaining stock, and return it to their supplier using their supplier’s approved process.

 

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