Safety Alerts & Recalls

What does this mean?

This recall for Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension was issued at a warehouse and pharmacy level only. The FDA and company involved have determined that any recalled product that may have been dispensed to patients does not pose a significant health risk. If you use Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension, 10% (Lotion) and are concerned, you should follow up with your doctor.

Recall of Two Lots of Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension

Taro Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc is recalling several lots of Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension, 10% (Lotion), packaged in 118mL (4 fl oz) bottles. Lot numbers G910 and H9026 are being recalled because bottles in these lost were labeled with the wrong expiration date.

Sulfacetamide Sodium Lotion is used in the treatment of acne. This recall alert only applies to the select lots of Sulfacetamide Sodium Topical Suspension, 10% (Lotion) made by Taro Pharmaceuticals. No other Sulfacetamide Sodium products were involved in this recall.

To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: more information here

Source: FDA
Publication Date: 2010-07-20
Last Updated: 2010-07-22

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