After testing with customer complaints about drug problems, the manufacturer Acella Pharmaceuticals recalled 2 batches of NP Thyroid tablets.
The reason for this is that NP Thyroid has too weak therapeutic performance, just like Nature-Throid and WP Thyroid were also withdrawn by RLC Labs earlier this month.
The recall issued by the FDA on Acella states the pills “may have as low as 87% labeled levothyroxine”.
Label of recalled drug NP Thyroid tablets 15mg and 120mg.
Acella has received four reports of adverse information regarding these batches of drugs related to the recall, the notice said. That batch number is M327E19-1 for NP Thyroid 15, 1/4 tablet (15 mg), which expires October 2020; M328F19-3 for NP Thyroid 120, 2 tablets (120 mg), the expiration date is November 2020.
Anyone with questions about the recall can email [email protected] or call 888-280-2044, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 to 17:00 hourly. The West.
If you experience medical problems from this or any other medicine, people should contact a medical professional first. Then, report the incident and status to the MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program through the FDA website or by using the form at 800-332-1088.
Huong Giang (Source: Yahoo News)