Safety Alerts & Recalls

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This recall for Nisoldipine Extended Release Tablets, 17mg from Shionogi Inc. was issued at a warehouse and pharmacy level only. The FDA and the manufacturer have determined that any recalled product that may have been dispensed to patients does not pose a significant health risk. If you take Nisoldipine Extended Release Tablets, 17mg and are concerned, you should speak to your doctor.

Shionogi Inc. Recalls Single Lot of Nisoldipine Extended Release Tablets, 17mg

Shionogi Inc. has recalled a single lot of Nisoldipine Extended Release Tablets, 17mg. Lot number 2021956 has been recalled because this lot failed the manufacturer’s routine tests that measure the capsules' ability to dissolve.

Nisoldipine is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Nisoldipine is also sold under the brand name Sular. No other lots, strengths, or brands of Nisoldipine were involved in this recall.

To view the FDA notice about this recall, please visit: more information here

Source: FDA
Publication Date: 2012-07-19
Last Updated: 2012-07-20

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