Safety Alerts & Recalls

What does this mean?

If you are using WELLBUTRIN XL, check to find out (a) who it was made by, and (b) what strength your tablets are. If your tablets are made by GlaxoSmithKline or Biovail Corp, and your bottle has an expiry and/or "lot" number printed on it that matches the date/numbers listed in the recall above, you should return them to your pharmacy to examine and possibly exchange.

If you are not sure who has made your tablets, or cannot find an expiry date or "lot" number, please take your bottle to your pharmacist for them to check.

Recall of selected 300mg tablets

GlaxoSmithKline Inc and Biovail Corp have initiated a recall of selected bottles of 300mg WELLBUTRIN XL tablets. These tablets may contain foreign material embedded in the tablets.

The recall applies to: WELLBUTRIN XL 300mg tablets Lot: P08A011, Exp May-09

Source: FDA
Publication Date: 2008-03-27
Last Updated: 2009-12-06

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