Vecuronium Bromide for Injection Recall by Hospira
February 9, 2009
Hospira Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lot numbers of vecuronium bromide for injection, 10 mg/10 mL vials (NDC 0409-1632-01). The 2 affected lot numbers of vecuronium are 69-080-DD (Expiration date 09/01/2010) and 70-350-DD (Expiration date 10/01/2010). These lots are being recalled because the vials are missing the statement "WARNING: PARALYZING AGENT" on the cap overseals. This action is precautionary and no adverse events related to this missing statement have been reported.
Pharmacies should check their inventory for the affected lot numbers and return the recalled product. For assistance on returning the product, contact Hospira Inc. at 1-877-946-7747.
For additional questions about the recall, contact the Drug Information Services at (801)-581-2073.