Dr. Reddy’s Recalls Prescription Drug Blister Packages Due to Risk of Poisoning
This recall involves blister packages of prescription medications. The name and strength of the medication, “For Institutional Use only,” “Rx Only,” lot number and expiration date are printed on the outside of the package as well as on the individual blister units. The Dr. Reddy’s logo and NDC number are printed on the outside of the package.
Consumers should immediately store the recalled medications in a safe location out of reach of children and contact Dr. Reddy’s for a full refund.
No incidents or injuries have been reported.
Beginning in 2018, Dr. Reddy’s sold the recalled medications to wholesalers. Ultimately, these medications could have been sold to consumers at retail pharmacies in the United States at prices varying based on quantities prescribed, health insurance terms, and other factors.
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Ltd., of India
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Inc., of Princeton, N.J.