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Sun Pharma recalls more than 3,000 bottles of anti-epilepsy medicine

Posted on March 4, 2015 11:45 am under Defective medical products

Indian pharmaceutical giant Sun Pharma is recalling 3,263 bottle of its anti-epilepsy medication Levetiracetam in the country after learning that batches of the drug failed the dissolution specifications test, The Economic Times reported on February 23.

The recall, which began on January 21, covers affected bottles that contain 60 counts of 750 mg Levetiracetam tablets. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) categorized the recall as a “Class-II recall,” which means the affected products may cause temporary or medically reversible health conditions.

Representatives of the company declined to comment about the issue.

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