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Class 2 Medicines Recall: Pfizer Limited, Accuretic 10/12.5 mg film-coated tablets

Pfizer Ltd are recalling batch number DD4842 as a precautionary measure due to the identification of a nitrosamine above the acceptable limit. Following testing, N-nitroso-quinapril, has been observed at a level above the acceptable limit. Nitrosamines may increase the risk of cancer if people are exposed to them above acceptable levels and over long periods of time. The recall is at pharmacy and wholesaler level.

Further information and advice for healthcare professionals is available on the MHRA website.