CORRECTION: Recall 2019-037D Torrent - Losartan - NYC - Consumer


URGENT!!!            ADDITIONAL LOT UPDATED!!!                  URGENT!!!

Description Lot # / Exp Date NDC
LOSARTAN P/HCTZ 100/25MGTOR 90 4P04D007 07/31/2020 13668011890
LOSARTAN P/HCTZ 50/12.5TORR 90 BEF7D051 11/30/2020 13668011690
LOSARTAN POT TAB 100MG TORR 90 4DU3E009 12/31/2020 13668011590
LOSARTAN TAB 50MG TORR 1000 4DU2E009 12/31/2020 13668040910
LOSARTAN TAB 100MG TORR 1000 4DU3D018 02/28/2021 13668011510


Torrent is voluntarily recalling the above items/lots due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found in an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufactured by Hetero Labs Limited. This recall is to the Consumer level.  Affected product started shipping December 01, 2016.

Patients who are on Losartan Potassium Tablets, USP and Losartan Potassium and Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets should continue taking their medication, as the risk of harm to the patient's health may be higher if the treatment is stopped immediately without any alternative treatment.

Patients should contact their pharmacist or physician who can advise them about an alternative treatment prior to returning their medication. If you have any of the impacted lots you should try to return it to your pharmacy.

Not all pharmacies can accept return product from patients. If this is the case, then please call Torrent's return company Qualanex at 1-888-280-2040 (8:00 am-9:00 pm Eastern Time).  

This recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the FDA.

Contact:

Torrent: Torrent Customer Service 888-280-2040