Safety Alerts & Recalls

What does this mean?

This recall for Lorazepam Tablets, USP, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, and 2 mg from Sandoz Inc. was issued at a warehouse and pharmacy level only. The FDA and the manufacturer have determined that any recalled product that may have been dispensed to patients does not pose a significant health risk. If you take Lorazepam and are concerned, you should speak to your doctor.

Sandoz Inc. Recalls Several Lots of Lorazepam Tablets

Sandoz Inc. is recalling several lots of Lorazepam Tablets, USP, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, and 2 mg because the lots did not pass the manufacturer's routine tests for quality and expiration dating.

Lorazepam is used in the treatment of anxiety. Lorazepam is also sold under the brand name Ativan. No other lots, strengths, or brands of lorazepam were involved in this recall.

To view the FDA notice about this recall and a complete list of recalled lot numbers, please visit: more information here

Source: FDA
Publication Date: 2011-01-10
Last Updated: 2011-01-11

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