DRUG ALERTCLASS 2 MEDICINES RECALL
PHARMACY LEVEL RECALL
|27 July 2011||EL (11)A/20||Our ref: MDR 50-07/11|
Dear Healthcare Professional,
Goldshield Pharmaceuticals Limited
Venaxx XL 75mg prolonged-release capsules
|Batch number||Expiry date||Pack size||First distributed|
|0100524||Feb 2014||1 x 28||29 Mar 2011|
Goldshield Pharmaceuticals Limited is recalling the above batch because the Patient Information Leaflet is missing from all packs.
Pharmacists are asked to quarantine any remaining stock from this batch and return it to the original wholesaler. Wholesalers are asked to return stock from this batch to Movianto. For further stock return enquiries, please contact Movianto on 01234 248500.
For medical information enquiries, please contact Goldshield Medical Information on 08700 703033, firstname.lastname@example.org
Recipients of this Drug Alert should bring it to the attention of relevant contacts by copy of this letter. Primary care trusts are asked to forward this to relevant clinics, general practitioners and community pharmacists.
Defective Medicines Report Centre (DMRC)
Regional Contacts for NHS Trusts and provider units
Chief Pharmacists: England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
Prison Health Policy Unit (DH)
Chief Pharmacists: Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, Isle of Man, Gibraltar
Healthcare Commission for distribution to independent healthcare establishments
Primary care trusts (England)