Class 2 medicines recall (action within 48 hours): Nacrez 75 microgram film-coated tablets (desogestrel)
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a class 2 medicines recall for specified batches of Nacrez 75 microgram film-coated tablets (desogestrel) manufactured by Teva UK Limited. This is because out of specification results for impurities were obtained during routine stability testing.
Women currently using this product are advised to finish the pack and if they have any concerns they should speak to their doctor or pharmacist.
Further details of the alert, the affected batches and action to take are available on the MHRA website.