Xylanaest 1 % with epinephrine

Replacement | Medicines | 07/07/2011

The marketing authorization holder informed its supplied customers in a letter dated July 5, 2011, that due to a calculation error an incorrect expiration date was printed on the label and folding box. The expiration date is indicated as 11/2012 instead of the correct 11/2011. There is currently no risk to patients, as the affected batch would in any case be usable until November 2011.

Name of the medicinal product Xylanaest 1 % mit Epinephrin 1 : 200.000 – Durchstechflaschen
Marketing authorisation number(s) 17.908
Marketing authorisation holder Gebro Pharma GmbH
Batch number(s) 00610A
Classification of the recall3
BASG reference number INS-640.001-0055

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