Novartis Recalls 100 mg Sandimmune and Neoral Prescription Drug Blister Pa ...



This recall involves blister packages of prescription medications Sandimmune® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) 100 mg soft gelatin capsules and Neoral® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) MODIFIED 100 mg soft gelatin capsules from Novartis. Packages of Sandimmune 100 mg contain three blister cards with ten soft gelatin capsules per card and packages of Neoral 100 mg contain five blister cards with six soft gelatin capsules per card. The recalled blister packages have “Novartis,” the name of the medication, dosage, NDC, lot number and expiration date on the outer package and on the blister cards. Only 100 mg doses of these medications with the following NDC and lot numbers and expiration dates are included in this recall: Recalled Prescription Drugs NDC Numbers Lot Numbers Expiration Date Sandimmune® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) 100 mg soft gelatin capsules 0078-0241-15 0078-0241-61 APCA136 APCA339 APCA793 APCC238 09/2020 02/2021 01/2022 07/2022 Neoral® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) MODIFIED 100 mg soft gelatin capsules 0078-0248-15 0078-0248-61 APCA437 APCA979 07/2020 03/2021
Product:
Sandimmune® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) 100 mg soft gelatin capsules and Neoral® (cyclosporine capsules, USP) MODIFIED 100 mg soft gelatin capsules prescription drug blister packagesAbout 73,000
Retailer:
Clinics and pharmacies nationwide as a prescribed medicine from March 2018 through March 2020, at prices varying based on quantities prescribed, health insurance terms, and other factors.
Distributor:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, of East Hanover, N.J.
Recall Date:    Mar 18, 2020
Injury:
None reported.
Mfg Country:
United States
Recall ID:    8767
Last Published:    Mar 18, 2020
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    20091
Emert Status:    Announced