Blithehale Health Centre Patients Blog

DON’T PANIC

JUST CHECK YOUR BATCH NUMBERS AND EXPIRY DATES

(on the box or the bottom of the cartridge)

THIS WARNING WAS ISSUED IN THE U.S.A. – NOT GREAT BRITAIN

Recall Alert! Check Your Child’s Inhalers ASAP

Nearly 600,000 inhalers were just voluntarily recalled nationwide by GlaxoSmithKline due to “defective delivery system,” with a large number of units having “out of specification results for leak rate” (possible package leakage).

The FDA describes the affected inhalers as prescription-only “Ventolin HFA (albuterol sulfate) Inhalation Aerosol, 90 mcg per actuation, 200 metered inhalations, net weight 18 g inhalers.” The recall is classified as “Class II,” which means “the products might cause a temporary health problem, or pose only a slight threat of a serious nature,” the FDA reports.

To see if your child’s inhaler is affected by this recall, see the lot numbers and expiration…

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