FDA Recall Alert: North Carolina Board of Pharmacy Orders a Recall for All Sterile and Non-Sterile Products Compounded, Repackaged, and Distributed by Prescription Center Pharmacy

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy ordered a recall for all lots of sterile and non-sterile products compounded, repackaged and distributed by Prescription Center Pharmacy located at 915 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, between September 10, 2014 and March 10, 2015.

The Board cited the pharmacy's inability to ensure sterility, stability and potency for these products as the reason for the recall. The Board of Pharmacy also ordered the Prescription Center closed.

The Prescription Center distributed the recalled compounded products in all 50 states and Canada. Providers and patients should stop using all compounded products distributed by Prescription Center immediately and dispose of these products according to state and local guidelines.

Patients or providers with questions concerning this recall can contact the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy at 919-246-1050.

Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of these products may be reported to the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy and the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting Program either online, by mail or by fax.

If you need additional information, please contact Ashley McGlone, manager of regulatory affairs, at amcglone@ascrs.org.