19 November 2018
FDA alerts health care professionals and patients not to use sterile drug products from Pharm D Solutions
- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care professionals and patients not to use drug products intended to be sterile that are produced and distributed by Pharm D Solutions LLC, Houston, Texas, due to lack of sterility assurance. Administration of a non-sterile drug product intended to be sterile may result in serious and potentially life-threatening infections or death.
- Health care professionals should immediately check their medical supplies, quarantine any purportedly sterile drug products, and not administer them to patients. Health care professionals should also make alternative arrangements to obtain any medications they administer to patients from reliable sources that adhere to proper quality standards.
- Patients who have received drug products produced by Pharm D and have concerns should contact their health care professional.