For Immediate Release
September 5, 2018
Stericycle Customer Service – Recalls
Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is voluntarily recalling one single lot of Montelukast Sodium Tablets, USP 10mg, to the consumer level. This recall of one batch of Montelukast Sodium Tablets, USP 10mg, lot# MON17384 Exp. 12/31/2019, was prompted because a complaint of a sealed bottle labeled as Montelukast 10mg 30ct found to contain 90 tablets of Losartan Potassium Tablets, USP 50mg.
A consumer who inadvertently consumes Losartan may experience renal dysfunction, hyperkalemia, and hypotension. Hypotension (dizziness, fatigue) would be the most likely risk if Losartan was taken by an otherwise healthy patient (no concomitant conditions other than asthma or allergic rhinitis; no other concomitant medications). Losartan has a warning for fetal toxicity. There is risk of fetal morbidity and death if pregnant women unknowingly take Losartan instead of Montelukast. Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall. (more…)