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Recall: Alert Xanax Recall Drug Tables Have Foreign Substance

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USA – Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. is conducting a voluntary nationwide recall of one lot of the drug Xanax (generic name alprazolam).

The tables according to the company may have a “foreign substance” in them.

Alprazolam Tablets are indicated for the management of anxiety disorder, the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety, and the treatment of panic disorder, with or without agoraphobia.

Mylan has notified its distributors and customers by letter and is arranging for return of all recalled products. Following are actions for wholesalers, retailers and consumers:

Wholesaler: Immediately examine your inventory, quarantine and discontinue distribution of these lots. In addition, if you have further distributed the product, please identify your retail level customers and provide a list of customers via Microsoft excel file to mylan5924@stericycle.com within 10 business days. Stericycle will notify your retail level customers that received the affected batches.
Retailer: Immediately examine your inventory, quarantine and discontinue distribution of these lots. Additionally, if you have further distributed the product, please identify the consumer and notify them immediately of this product recall. The consumer should be instructed to contact Stericycle at 1-888-843-0255 for the documentation packet to return the product.
Consumer: Please contact Stericycle at 1-888-843-0255 for the documentation packet to return product to Stericycle.