Sandoz is conducting a voluntary nationwide recall of one lot of Estarylla (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) tablets. This recall is following a customer report of a placebo tablet present in a row of active tablets in one pack.
Estarylla is an oral contraceptive indicated for the prevention of pregnancy.
The affected product has the lot #LF01213A with an expiration date of 02/2014. It is supplied in packages containing 3 blister cards of 28 tablets each. Healthcare professionals and patients can call the Sandoz Drug Information Direct Line at (800) 525-2492 for further inquiries.
For more information call (800) 525-2492 or visit FDA.gov.