AANMA ALERT! Advair Diskus Recall:

We got the following RECALL information from Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics:

Please be advised that due to an isolated manufacturing issue, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has recalled a small number of Advair 'Diskus' 100/50  mcg lots. Patients should not discontinue use of Advair, but should check the lot number and get replacements of any products in these particular lots.

 Lot numbers can be found printed on the label in the center of the "Diskus", on the foil overwrap, and on the box. If patients have any difficulty reading the lot number, they should check with their pharmacist.

The following 25 lots of product are potentially affected:

  1. 4ZP2067
  2. 4ZP2104
  3. 4ZP2201
  4. 4ZP2216
  5. 4ZP2217
  6. 4ZP2229
  7. 4ZP2377
  8. 4ZP2474
  9. 4ZP2475
  10. 4ZP2619
  11. 4ZP2759
  12. 4ZP2807
  13. 4ZP2913
  14. 4ZP2901
  15. 4ZP3041
  16. 4ZP3042
  17. 4ZP3139
  18. 4ZP3244
  19. 4ZP3272
  20. 4ZP3373
  21. 4ZP3444
  22. 4ZP3504
  23. 4ZP3550
  24. 4ZP3631
  25. 4ZP3659

Patients who identify that their inhaler is from any of these lots should return it to their pharmacists, and they will be issued a replacement, free of charge.

If you require additional information, you can call the GSK customer response center at 1-888-825-5249, Monday-Friday, 8am-8pm Eastern Time.

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