Hospira, Inc. Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection


Recall Number: #bddd81b0b4
Date Published: July 10, 2014
Manufacturer: Hospira, Inc.

Hazards

Summary by USRecalls.org

Hospira, Inc. has issued a nationwide recall of one lot of Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 1000 mL, Flexible Container, NDC 0409-7929-09, Lot 35-118-JT, Expiry 1NOV2015 . The recall is due to a particulate within the solution which deems it as non-sterile. Use of the non-sterile product may result in life threatening infection.

FDA Official Description

Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), announced today it is initiating a voluntary nationwide user-level recall of one lot of Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 1000 mL, Flexible Container, NDC 0409-7929-09, Lot 35-118-JT, Expiry 1NOV2015 . This action is due to one confirmed customer report where particulate was identified within the solution of the primary container.

Products Affected

Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 1000 mL, Flexible Container, NDC 0409-7929-09, Lot 35-118-JT, Expiry 1NOV2015

What do I do next?

If you are in possession of the recalled product you should stop use and call Stericycle at 1-888-912-8457 between the hours of 8am to 5pm EST, Monday through Friday, to return the product.