Pharmaceutical enterprise difficulties nationwide recall of epinephrine syringes

(WJET) – A pharmaceutical corporation has issued a nationwide voluntary remember of its epinephrine syringes.

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation issued the voluntary remember of its SYMJEPI (epinephrine) injection pre-filled one-dose syringes following stories of a likely manufacturing defect. US WorldMeds markets and distributes SYMJEPI in the United States.

In accordance to a danger statement on the Food and Drug Administration (Food and drug administration) site, two unique customers have complained about difficulty dispensing the product or service from three syringes.

Epinephrine is a medication utilised to address allergic response emergencies.

“If a particular person is going through an allergic reaction and/or anaphylaxis and is not able to access lifestyle-preserving epinephrine owing to the syringe malfunction, it can guide to lifestyle-threatening implications which include loss of life,” the Fda discover reported.

The recall encompasses SYMJEPI (epinephrine) Injection with the following details:

Power NDC Whole lot Expiration
.15 mg/.3 mL 78670-131-02 21101Y 11/30/2022
.3 mg/.3 mL 78670-130-02 21041W 8/31/2022
21081W 11/30/2022
21102W 2/28/2023

The pre-stuffed, single-dose syringes are packaged in two-count cartons and had been distributed nationwide to customers and/or health care amenities, the Fda notice reported. The items can be determined by the label made up of the US WorldMeds name and symbol, as noticed in the Fda observe.

People are getting notified by electronic mail, Fda alert and direct outreach. The Fda stated consumers and establishments must quit employing the products straight away and either return or discard them.

For further concerns, buyers can connect with (888) 900-8796 or email [email protected].