Medication Monitor

Generic Name (Trade Name—Company)
June 13, 2011

Indomethacin for injection

(no trade name—Bedford Laboratories)
NSAID injection recalled

Bedford Laboratories initiated a nationwide voluntary recall of indomethacin for injection, 1 mg single dose vial, Lot #1948138, Expiration Date September 2011, NDC #55390-299-01. This voluntary recall was initiated because some of the vials in this lot number may contain particulate matter. Out-of-specification results were obtained for particulate matter ≥ 10 micron. The product did meet specification for particulate matter ≥ 25 micron. The particulate matter has been identified as active drug substance and not foreign material or contamination. The product was distributed to wholesalers and distributors nationwide.