Kroger Specialty Pharmacy, Inc. announces voluntary recall of certain products that may have been dispensed under insanitary conditions by Kroger Specialty Pharmacy - Vicksburg, MS located at 100 Pear Orchard Drive Suite A, Vicksburg MS 39183

Posted on April 3, 2018 in

Vicksburg, MS, April 3, 2018 - Kroger Specialty Pharmacy, Inc. today announced a voluntary Class II recall of all products dispensed by Kroger Specialty Pharmacy MS, 100 Pear Orchard Drive Suite A, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 (“Pharmacy”) between December 1, 2017 and February 12, 2018.  During a recent inspection, the FDA found that products from the Pharmacy may have been dispensed under insanitary conditions.  A Class II recall is appropriate where the dispensed product may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences or where the probability of serious adverse health consequences is remote.    

Kroger Specialty Pharmacy initiated proactive outreach to patients affected and to date, has received no complaints related to the products and no reports of injury or illness associated with the use of those dispensed products.  Patient safety is our highest priority and as a result we are initiating this recall for all products dispensed from the Pharmacy between December 1, 2017 and February 12, 2018.  Kroger Specialty Pharmacy, Inc. is also notifying patients, by mail, with instructions on how to return any remaining products dispensed by the Pharmacy from December 1, 2017 to February 12, 2018.

Patients with questions or concerns regarding this recall may contact Kroger Specialty Pharmacy, Inc. by phone at 1-844-451-7922 from the hours of 9:00am – 7:00pm Eastern Standard Time Monday-Friday or e-mail address at ContactUs@krogerhealth.com  Patients with concerns may also contact their healthcare provider.

Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of any prescriptions dispensed by the Pharmacy may be reported to the FDA's MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program either online, by regular mail or by fax.

www.fda.gov/MedWatch/getforms.htm. Mail to address on the pre-addressed form.

  • Fax: 1-800-FDA-0178

This recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

 

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