FDA updates recalled valsartan-containing product information

In an update, FDA said it has added new information to the list of products included in the recall of valsartan-containing products as well as the list of products not affected by the recall. Additionally, FDA has updated information related to A-S Medication on the list of products included in the recall.

In an update, FDA said it has added new information to the list of products included in the recall of valsartan-containing products as well as the list of products not affected by the recall. Additionally, FDA has updated information related to A-S Medication on the list of products included in the recall. The agency also reminded manufacturers to carefully evaluate their active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturing processes, and any changes to those processes, to identify any unsafe impurities. Manufacturers that detect new or higher levels of impurity should take steps to prevent change to the product's safety profile, FDA said.