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A Resized Recall Image cb1July 19 2018

IPS Specials is recalling two batches of its melatonin 10mg capsules, due to an incorrect expiry date appearing on the items. 

The affected batch numbers are 

  • 171013046
  • 171024067,

and both have the same expiry date of 09 Apr 2021 on the label.

The company-led recall issued by the medicines regulator, the MHRA, says the products “have been labelled with an incorrect extended expiry date of 09 Apr 2021 when they should have been labelled as 26 Dec 2017. 

“Due to a master data error the product has been inadvertently assigned an extended shelf life in line with that of the active ingredient.”

Further information is available from Ashok Patel at IPS Specials on 0208 481 9720.

Link:
MHRA recall     

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