Advanced Pharma is conducting a voluntary recall of sterile injectable products labeled “latex free”

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Avella and Advanced Pharma have been unable to confirm with clarity whether its “latex free” label statements are accurate in all cases” FDA (2017).

FDA report “Advanced Pharma, Inc. d/b/a Avella of Houston, is conducting a voluntary recall of all unexpired sterile injectable products labeled “latex free” that were produced at Advanced Pharma, Inc.’s Houston location between September 1, 2016 and February 16, 2017 to the user level (hospitals and institutions) because such products may contain synthetic latex and/or natural latex.

Avella and Advanced Pharma have been unable to confirm with clarity whether its “latex free” label statements are accurate in all cases. The risk of potential adverse events related to a latex allergy, while rare, can range from local site reactions including swelling and inflammation, to allergic reactions which could be life-threatening to users who are sensitive to latex.”

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