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Company led medicines recall: Stockport Pharmaceuticals, Sodium Chloride Eye Drops 5% 1x10ml (unlicensed medicine), CLMR (22)A/06

Stockport Pharmaceuticals are recalling a batch of Sodium Chloride Eye Drops 5% w/v as the sterile eye droppers supplied with the medicinal product have expired (January 2022).

CLMR Number: CLMR(22)A/06

MDR Number: MDR 002-08/22

Company name: Stockport Pharmaceuticals (MS 13523)

Product description: Sodium Chloride Eye Drops 5% w/v 1x10ml (unlicensed medicine)

Details of the affected batch:

Batch Number

Expiry Date

Pack Size

First Distributed

C104308

27/04/2023

10mL

09/06/2021

Brief description of problem:

Stockport Pharmaceuticals are recalling the above batch of Sodium Chloride Eye Drops 5% w/v as the sterile eye droppers supplied with the medicinal product have expired (Jan 2022).

This recall is being issued as a company-led medicines recall, as this product is only supplied to a small number of customers, and the manufacturer has full traceability of the product’s distribution.

Advice to Healthcare Professionals:

Remaining stock of the above batch should be quarantined and returned to Stockport Pharmaceuticals directly.

Company contacts for further information:

For medical information enquiries, please contact:

Emma Joy Wraith Head of Quality Assurance Email: Emma-joy.wraith@stockport.nhs.uk

For stock information enquiries, please contact:

Andrew Singleton Head of Production Email: Andrew.singleton@stockport.nhs.uk