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Reddy’s recalls all ranitidine products in the U.S.

The heartburn medications are contaminated with a probable cancer-causer

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Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories is recalling of all of its ranitidine medications sold in U.S.

The products are contaminated with N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a probable human carcinogen, above levels established by the FDA.

The firm has not received any reports of adverse events.

Ranitidine is available as an over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription drug used to relieve heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. The tablets are also used to prevent heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by eating or drinking certain foods and beverages.

The following products with expiration dated September 2019, to March 2022, are being recalled:

Descri.StrengthTypePackNDC

Ranitidine Capsules

150mg, 60

150 mgRx60 ct bottle

55111

12960

Ranitidine Capsules

150mg, 500

150 mgRx500 ct bottle

55111

12905

Ranitidine Capsules

300mg, 30

300 mgRx30 ct bottle

55111

13030

Ranitidine Capsules

300mg, 100

300 mgRx100 ct bottle

55111

13001

Rantidine Tablets

USP 150mg,190(2x95)

Tray (Sam’s Club)

150 mgOTC190 ct (2x95) tray

15006

2076
(UPC Code 0787

420

897

20)

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg, 95

(Walgreens)

150 mgOTC95 ct bottle

0363-0010-

62

Ranitidine Tablets, USP 150

mg 220 CT Btl (Walmart)

150 mgOTC220 ct bottle49035-404-65

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg

50ct Btl (Kroger)

150 mgOTC50 ct bottle30142-505-50

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg

24ct Btl (Kroger)

150 mgOTC24 ct bottle30142-505-34

Ranitidne Tablets

USP 150mg 65 Ct

Btl (Walgreens)

150 mgOTC65 ct bottle0363-0010-61

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 TAB 65ct

BTL CP32 (Walmart)

150 mgOTC65 ct bottle49035-404-61

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tab

200Ct Btl (Walgreens)

150 mgOTC200 ct bottle0363-0010-01

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg Tabs

Btl, 24 (Walgreens)

150 mgOTC24 ct bottle0363-0010-34

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 TAB 30ct

Bottle NG (CVS)

75 mgOTC30 ct bottle69842-871-30

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75mg Tab 30Ct

Btl (Walgreens)

75 mgOTC30 ct bottle0363-0131-30

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75mg Tab 80Ct

Btl (Walgreens)

75 mgOTC80 ct bottle0363-0131-80

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 TAB 80ct

Bottle NG (CVS)

75 mgOTC80 ct bottle69842-871-80

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 TAB 160ct

Bottle NG (CVS)

75 mgOTC160 ct bottle69842-871-37

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75mg 30ct

Btl (Kroger)

75 mgOTC30 ct bottle30142-131-30

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 TAB 24ct

TL (CDMA)

150 mgOTC24 ct bottle63868-480-24

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tablet

130ct Bottle NV (Walmart)

150 mgOTC130 ct bottle49035-404-13

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 TAB 50ct

BTL (CDMA)

150 mgOTC50 ct bottle63868-480-50

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 Tab 60ct

Btl (Dr. Reddy’s)

75 mgOTC60 ct bottle55111-131-60

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 TAB

60ct BTL (CDMA)

75 mgOTC60 ct bottle63868-482-60

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75 TAB

30ct BTL (CDMA)

75 mgOTC30 ct bottle63868-482-30

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg Tablets

24ct BTL00 (Dr. Reddy’s)

150 mgOTC24 ct bottle55111-404-34

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tab

95ct Btl (HCA)

150 mgOTC95 ct bottle43598-808-62

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tab

220ct Btl (HCA)

150 mgOTC220 ct bottle43598-808-65

Ranitidine Tablets

USP Tab 150mg

40ct Bottle (Target)

150 mgOTC40 ct bottle11673-849-40

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tab 24ct

Btl (Thirty Madison)

150 mgOTC24 ct bottle71713-203-02

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150 Tab

95ct Btl (Thirty Madison)

150 mgOTC95 ct bottle71713-203-05

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 75mg  (GeriCare)

75 mgOTCAll counts57896-715

Ranitidine Tablets

USP 150mg (GeriCare)

150 mgOTCAll counts57896-717

The recalled products can be identified by NDC numbers on the product label.

What to do

Patients should contact their healthcare provider if they have any problems that may be related to taking or using the recalled product.

Consumers with questions or who want to report an adverse event may contact the company’s medical information call center at (888) 375-3784 (888-DRL-DRUG) fro 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.

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