Magnesium Sulfate in Water for Injection, by Hospira, Recalled due to Incorrect Barcode Labeling on the Primary Container

As the FDA announced, Hospira, Inc. is recalling one lot of Magnesium Sulfate in Water For Injection (0.325 mEq Mg**/mL) 40 mg/mL 2g total, 50 mL (NDC: 0409-6729-24, Lot 53-113-JT, Expiry 1NOV2016) to the user level due to a confirmed customer report of an incorrect barcode on the primary bag labeling. Background of Magnesium Sulfate […]

Bupivacaine HCl Injection by Hospira Recalled due to Iron Oxide Particulate In Glass Vials

Anesthesiology, Veterinary and Pharmacy healthcare personnel are informed by the FDA that Hospira is recalling one lot of Preservative-Free Bupivacaine HCl Injection, USP, 0.5% (5 mg/mL), 30 mL Single-dose (NDC: 0409-1162-02, Lot 38-515-DK, Expiry 1FEB2016) due to iron oxide particulate in glass vials. FDA Alert on Bupivacaine HCl Injection by Hospira FDA’s reason for the […]

0.9 Percent Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, 250 mL VisIV Container by Hospira Recalled due to Particulate Matter

Risk Managers and Pharmacy healthcare personnel are informed by the FDA that one lot of 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, 250 mL VisIV flex container by Hospira is recalled due to particulate matter. FDA Alert on 0.9 Percent Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, 250 mL VisIV Container by Hospira The reason for the recall is based […]