Health product recall

Sodium Bicarbonate Inj 8.4% (2017-06-14)

Starting date:
June 14, 2017
Posting date:
June 19, 2017
Type of communication:
Drug Recall
Subcategory:
Drugs
Hazard classification:
Type I
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-63650

Reason

Product sterility may be compromised in affected lots due to a media fill failure

Depth of distribution

Wholesalers, pharmacies and hospitals across Canada

Affected products

Sodium Bicarbonate Inj 8.4%

DIN, NPN, DIN-HIM

DIN 00261998

Dosage form

Solution

Strength

84 mg/mL

Lot or serial number

  • 72119EV
  • 72120EV

Companies

Recalling Firm

Pfizer Canada Inc.

17300 Trans-Canada Highway

Kirkland

H9J 2M5

Quebec

CANADA

Marketing Authorization Holder

Hospira Healthcare Corporation

17300 Trans-Canada Highway

Kirkland

H9J 2M5

Quebec

CANADA