Genesis Pharmaceuticals Ltd has reported an error on the Braille for the following batches of prednisolone 5mg tablets. In Braille, the strength reads as 1mg instead of 5mg. The printed text is correct on all packaging.
Affected batches are:
|Batch Number||Expiry Date||Pack Size||First Distributed|
|1809653||08/2021||1 x 28||28/01/2019|
|1809654||08/2021||1 x 28||28/01/2019|
|1809655||08/2021||1 x 28||30/01/2019|
|1809656||08/2021||1 x 28||06/02/2019|
|1809657||08/2021||1 x 28||26/02/2019|
Affected packs should not be dispensed to patients who rely solely on Braille.
For further information, please contact Genesis Pharmaceuticals Ltd, on 020 7201 0400.
- Napp Pharmaceuticals has also advised of a GTIN coding error for its Continus 10mg and 15mg products. This may affect the accuracy of patient records.