Simple Diagnostics is recalling three lots of Pharmacist Choice Alcohol Prep Pads manufactured by Foshan Flying Medical Products Co. of China.
The products lack sterility assurance and have other quality issues which could result in adverse events such as infections.
There are no reports of adverse events to date.
The following lots of the product, used by health care professionals and patients for preparation of the skin before injection, as well as in first aid to decrease germs in minor cuts, scrapes and burns, are being recalled:
- SD2070421201 (Exp. 12/2019)
- SD2070420925 (Exp. 09/2019)
- SD2070420601 (Exp. 12/2019)
The recalled product was sold between October 18, 2016, and July 19, 2017.
What to do
The company is notifying customers by letter and arranging for the return of all recalled products. Customers who purchased the recalled product should stop using it return it to Simple Diagnostics.
Consumers with questions may contact Simple Diagnostics at 1-877-342-2385 Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (ET).