Product Recall: Ranitidine 150 mg & 300 mg Tablets

posted Nov 3, 2019, 10:20 PM by Muhammad Fikree Ahmad   [ updated Nov 3, 2019, 10:20 PM ]
29th October 2019 (Circular No. SP PPUM:   451/2019): 


Product Name

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Pharmaniaga Ranitidine

Active Ingredient

:

Ranitidine

Strength

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150 mg & 300 mg

Dosage Form

:

Tablet

Manufacturer

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Pharmaniaga Manufacturing Berhad

Product Registration Number

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MAL19987368AZ

MAL19987370AZ

Batch Number

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All batches manufactured within October 2016 to September 2019


Please be informed that Pharmaniaga Manufacturing Berhad, the distributor of this product, has been given notice of product recall due to the adulterated active ingredient. The use of this product should be stopped immediately.

Therefore, all clinical areas keeping the stocks for this product are required segregate the affected stocks and send to Inpatient Pharmacy for disposal purpose. Doctors are advised to prescribe Famotidine 20 mg Tablet as alternative.