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Innoveix Pharmaceuticals products - recalled due to lack of sterility assurance, USA

July 13, 2021 8:00 PM

United States

Company name: Innoveix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Brand name: Innoveix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Product recalled: Injectable Semorelin / Ipamorelin 3mg and injectable AOD-9604 3mg
Reason of the recall: Potential lack of sterility assurance
FDA Recall date: July 13, 2021
Recall details: Innoveix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is voluntarily recalling the following lots of sterile compounded drug products, within expiry. The products are being recalled due to a lack of assurance of sterility. These concerns arose following a routine inspection of the pharmacy by FDA.

Administration of a drug product intended to be sterile, that is not sterile, could result in serious infections which may be life-threatening. To date, Innoveix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall. This voluntary recall is being conducted out of an abundance of caution and to promote patient safety, which is the pharmacy's highest priority.

The affected products are injectable Semorelin / Ipamorelin 3mg and injectable AOD-9604 3mg. The products can be used for various indications as prescribed. The products can be identified by an Innoveix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. label. The products were distributed in glass vials contained in a small 3 inch by 3 inch white box.

Products were distributed nationwide to both customers and/or medical facilities. A full list of the affected products with the applicable lot numbers and expiration dates is as follows:

Product Lot/Expiry
Semorelin / Ipamorelin 3mg Lot# SIP210; Exp: 12/15/2021
Lot# SIP215; Exp: 01/14/2022
Lot# SIP220; Exp: 01/23/2022

AOD-9604 3mg Lot# AOD205; Exp: 11/09/2021
Lot# AOD210; Exp: 11/18/2021
Lot# AOD 215; Exp: 12/15/2021
Lot# AOD202; Exp: 11/09/2021

Check the full recall details on fda.gov

Source: FDA

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