Oral Contraceptives Recalled

Qualitest Pharmaceuticals issued a recall of several lots of birth control pills There was a packaging error that could leave women unprotected. 

The recall is being implemented because of a packaging error, where select blisters were rotated 180 degrees within the card, reversing the weekly tablet orientation and making the lot number and expiry date no longer visible. As a result of this packaging error, the daily regimen for these oral contraceptives may be incorrect and could leave women without adequate contraception, and at risk for unintended pregnancy. (read more)

The recall is reported to effect:

Cyclafem™ 7/7/7
Cyclafem™ 1/35
Emoquette™
Gildess® FE 1.5/30
Gildess® FE 1/20
Orsythia™
Previfem ®
Tri-Previfem®

If you have been harmed by a product defect and would like to discuss your options, contact the Law Office of D. Hardison Wood at 919.233.0520 today.

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