Sterile Drug Products from Vital Rx, dba Atlantic Pharmacy and Compounding: FDA Alert – Lack of Sterility Assurance

Vital Rx, doing business as Atlantic Pharmacy and Compounding, has issued a recall of all lots of all compounded injectable prescription medications to the consumer level.

Vital Rx, doing business as Atlantic Pharmacy and Compounding, has issued a recall of all lots of all compounded injectable prescription medications to the consumer level. FDA recently warned health care professionals and patients not to use drug products intended to be sterile that are produced and distributed nationwide by Vital Rx, dba Atlantic Pharmacy and Compounding, due to a lack of sterility assurance. An FDA inspection of Atlantic Pharmacy uncovered insanitary conditions, including poor sterile production practices, that raised concerns about the company’s ability to assure the sterility of the drug products it produces. Additional information about the recall is available here.

https://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm570944.htm

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