|Date:||March 6, 2020|
|To:||Health Plan of San Joaquin (HPSJ) Pharmacies|
|From:||HPSJ Pharmacy Department|
|Subject:||Phenytoin 125mg/5ml suspension Recall|
We are sending this alert because your patients may have filled a prescription for Phenytoin 125mg/5ml suspension within the last six months (180 days).
The reason for the recall is that product from these two lots of Phenytoin Oral Suspension may not re-suspend when shaken, as instructed for administration, which could result in under or overdosing.
HPSJ is now contacting HPSJ members who have filled a prescription for Phenytoin 125mg/5ml suspension within the last six months (180 days). We are recommending they contact their pharmacy to check to see if their medication is part of the recall.
This table shows the product subject to recall.
|Product/Dosage||NDC Number||Lot Number|
|Phenytoin suspension USP 125mg/5ml||51672-4069-1||327874
The image below shows the medication label from International Labs.
For questions on return of product, please contact Taro (866-705-1553; TaroPVUS@taro.com). If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 209-942-6320.