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 Valsartan Recall
 Posted: Jul 30 2018, 01:37 PM

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If you take Valsartan for BP, check who makes it. If you haven't gotten a recall notification letter already you might soon. Not all meds containing valsartan are recalled, just the ones listed below.
Valsartan Recall

Companies Involved in the Recalls
The following companies are recalling all nonexpired lots of the products named below, which contain valsartan API supplied by Zhejiang Huahai:

Major Pharmaceuticals: Valsartan;(
Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc., dba Solco Healthcare LLC: Valsartan and Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ);( and
Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.: Valsartan and Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ).( 

07/17/2018 Actavis Valsartan and Valsartan Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Impurity detected in the API is N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Teva Pharmaceuticals USA

07/17/2018 Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc. dba Solco Healthcare LLC Valsartan Tablets, 40 mg, 80mg, 160mg, and 320mg; and Valsartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, 80mg/12.5mg, 160mg/12.5mg, 160mg/25mg, 320mg/12.5mg, and 320mg/25mg Detection of a Trace Amount of Unexpected Impurity, N- nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc. dba Solco Healthcare LLC

07/13/2018 Major Pharmaceuticals Valsartan tablets, 80mg USP and 160 mg USP may contain the probable carcinogen N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Major Pharmaceuticals

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