Date of prep: December 2020
Prescribing information and
adverse events reporting
For healthcare professionals only
Pharmaswiss Česka republika s.r.o. (an affiliate of Bausch & Lomb UK Limited) is recalling all unexpired batches of Emerade 150 microgram auto-injectors (also referred to as pens) from patients due to an error in one component of the auto-injector believed to cause some pens to fail to activate and deliver adrenaline.
The MHRA has produced a letter for patients which you can view by clicking here.
They have also published advice for patients which you can view by clicking here.
This circular is being shared under the Open Government Copywrite licence. Whilst we will publish alerts relevant to pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacy teams we recommend you also keep an eye on the SHOW website.
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