Greenpark Compounding Pharmacy produced and distributed compounded products from Prescription Labs Inc. nationwide. These products are intended to be sterile and could be life-threatening if used when not sterile.
FDA discovered in July/August that the conditions of Greenpark Compounding Pharmacy’s facility could be causing contamination to the compounded drugs they were manufacturing. On August 18 and 31, 2021, the compounder initiated a recall for several lots of an ophthalmic drug product. September 2, Greenpark was advised to recall all of the lots for this product—sterile or not; the risk was too high.
FDA has yet to receive any notice about adverse reactions to this ophthalmic product.
Tracking and tracing correct data information is extremely important with situations like this. All lots were recalled due to an unknown. It was unknown if this compounded product was produced or inspected properly, without any data alterations.
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