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Accord Healthcare Inc. Issues Nationwide Recall of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Used to Treat High Blood Pressure

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    The company is asking any consumers in possession of the medication to return it to your pharmacy or health care provider for confirmation.

    Accord Healthcare Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot (Lot PW05264 – 46632 Bottles, NDC 16729-182-01) of Hydrochlorothiazide tablets USP, 12.5 mg, because of a labeling mix-up. The medication is used to treat high blood pressure.

    A 100 count bottle of Hydrochlorothiazide tablets USP 12.5 mg was found to contain 100 Spironolactone tablets USP 25 mg. That medication is typically used to treat patients with congestive heart failure, cirrhosis of the liver, essential hypertension and severe heart failure.

    The company is asking any consumers in possession of the medication to return it to your pharmacy or health care provider for confirmation.

    Consumers and pharmacies with questions regarding this recall can contact Accord Healthcare, Inc. by phone at 1-855-869-1081, fax: 1-817-868-5362 or e-mail at rxrecalls@inmar.com.

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