RECALL: Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets

Qualitest has issued a nationwide voluntary recall of one lot of Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen 10mg/500mg Tablets due to potentially oversized tablets.  

Qualitest commenced the recall as a precautionary measure due to the possibility that tablets from lot number C1440512A (exp. date 12/2013) exceed the weight specification and contain potent doses of the ingredients hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen.  Unintentional administration of tablets with increased acetaminophen content could result in liver toxicity, especially in patients on other acetaminophen containing medications, patients with liver dysfunction, or people who consume >3 alcoholic beverages a day.

Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen 10mg/500mg Tablets are indicated for the relief of moderate to moderately severe pain

For more information call (800) 444-4011 or visit www.qualitestrx.com.