Several antibiotic injections, IV solution also recalled
The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan has issued recall alerts for substantial and adulterated drugs in the market. Glass particles were reportedly found in some of the drugs.
These medicines were manufactured by three private pharmaceutical companies. Two of the companies are based in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. All three companies should inform their sales officers, suppliers and distributors, instructed DRAP.
The drugs are:
These products should be withdrawn from all pharmacies, hospitals and markets, DRAP said. The four provincial governments and those of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan have all been informed, according to the drug regulator.