A drug recall occurs when a medication is removed from the market because it is found to be either defective or potentially harmful. The FDA along with pharmaceutical companies monitors medications out on the market for unforeseen problems. If an issue is identified, or the safety of the medication becomes a concern, a recall is initiated.
Information provided below are important new safety information regarding drug recalls. If you are taking a medication that has been recalled, please talk to your health care providers about the best course of action.