Drug Recalls

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0414-255665
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druginfo@nda.or.ug
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Product Safety
National Drug Authority
P. O Box 23096, Kampala, Uganda
Plot 19 Lumumba Avenue (opposite TWED plaza)
Tel: +256 417 788 100/1 +256 417 788 124 / 041 788 129
Email: ndaug@nda.or.ug

DRUG RECALL ALERT (April - May 2018)

The general public is hereby informed that a recall directive has been issued by NDA to the Importers/Local Technical Representatives of the manufacturers for the following products.

The public is therefore advised to be vigilant and look out for the recalled products. Information relating to the recalled products should be submitted to National Drug Authority at: Email: insp@nda.or.ug;

DATE INITIATED BRAND NAME REASON / PROBLEM LTR
05/03/2018 K-AlbendazoleL Failure to comply with USP specifications for Assay Kwality Afro-Asia Ltd
06/03/2018 Derma-1 Failure to comply with BP specifications for Assay Super medic
07/03/2018 Needles on 2ml syringes Failure to comply with manufacturer's specifications and ISO 7864 on needle point test Maisha Medical supplies
19/03/2018 Hydrocortisone sodium succinate Failure to comply with USP specifications for appearance on reconstitution and pH Tata (U) Ltd
21/03/2018 Agomol Failure to comply with BP specifications for Assay Gittoes Pharmaceuticals Ltd
21/03/2018 Derma-1 Failure to comply with BP specifications for Assay Super Medic Ltd
03/04/2018 Masculan Gold Anatomic contoured male latex condoms Failure to comply with manufacturer's specifications for lubricant quality Gama Pharmaceuticals Ltd
03/04/2018 Alzol - 400 Wrong information leaflet in the product which is misleading Rene Industries Ltd
11/04/2018 Nulife Latex surgical gloves Failure to comply with manufacturer's specifications/ISO 10282 for dimensions test. Joint Medical Stores
15/04/2018 Masculan Gold (atomic) condoms Masculan Gold (luxury) condoms Musculan dotted condoms musculan sensitive condoms musculan pink colored ribbed condoms Failure to comply with manufaturer's specifications for lubricant quality Gama Pharmaceuticals
24/04/2018 Hydralazine 20mg/ml inj Presence of growth and visible particulate matter in the product Shreeji Pharmaceuticals Ltd
24/04/2018 Revital Re-use syringes Parts of the plunger peel off into the contents of the syringe Abacus Pharma (A) Ltd
18/05/2018 Sequozole tablets (Vet) Illegible labels, and easily erased (dates of manufacturers and expiry dates) Eram Uganda
18/05/2018 Gentamycin Injection Illegible and faint labels on the ampoules Astra Pharma (U) Ltd
28/05/2018 Vitamin B complex Injection Illegible and easily erased labels on the ampoules Astra Pharma (U) Ltd
30/05/2018 Kam-O mint tablets Failure to cmply with specifications for hardness test. Kampala Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd