Recall: Sterility Concern with Green Valley Compounded Products

Green Valley Drugs announced a nationwide recall of all lots of sterile products compounded, repackaged, and distributed by the pharmacy due to lack of sterility assurance and concerns associated with the quality control processes.

The recall is a result of observations of clean room personnel and certain aseptic techniques.  No reports of injury or illness have been reported but the company is proceeding with this recall out of caution. The full list of affected products can be viewed at www.greenvalleymed.com.

Healthcare providers are to stop using all lots of sterile products and return them to the company. Patients who have any products distributed by Green Valley Drugs are to contact their healthcare provider.

For more information call (702) 564-2079 or visit www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm347755.htm