Ortho recalling some PROCIT vials

August 7, 2008

The recall comes in the wake of discovering cracks in the vials' necks that could keep the drug from remaining sterile.

The maker of PROCIT (epoetin alfa) is voluntarily recalling one lot after discovering cracks in the necks of some vials that could potentially keep the drug from remaining sterile. Ortho Biotech is recalling manufacturing lot P114942A. Approximately 44,292 vials of this lot were distributed between April 15 and July 17 of this year.

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