Fresenius Kabi USA recalls one lot of bupivacaine HCl injection

Fresenius Kabi USA has launched a voluntary recall of one lot of bupivacaine HCl (Sensorcaine-MPF) injection, USP, 0.75%, 7.5 mg/mL, 30 mL fill in a 30 mL vial. The company is recalling the lot (Lot Number 6111504; Product Code 470237) after visible particulate matter characterized as glass was observed during inspection of reserved samples.

Fresenius Kabi USA has launched a voluntary recall of one lot of bupivacaine HCl (Sensorcaine-MPF) injection, USP, 0.75%, 7.5 mg/mL, 30 mL fill in a 30 mL vial. The company is recalling the lot (Lot Number 6111504; Product Code 470237) after visible particulate matter characterized as glass was observed during inspection of reserved samples. The product was shipped to wholesaler and distributor outlets between March 4, 2016 and March 21, 2016, with an expiration date of September 2019. The NDC number for this product is 63323-472-37. Fresenius Kabi has received no reports of adverse events related to the recall thus far.