Increased risk applies in the cases of patients with preexisting condition of trauma or other medical condition.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2014
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On April 18, the US FDA announced that one lot of Cubicin (daptomycin for injection) 500 mg Lot No. 280453F, by Cubist Pharmaceuticals, is recalled due to the presence of particulate matter, identified as glass particles. This may pose a safety risk to patients including: thromboembolism, pulmonary emboli, phlebitis, mechanical block of the capillaries or arterioles, activation of platelets, subsequent generation of microthrombi, and emboli.
Moreover, increased risk applies in the cases of patients with preexisting condition of trauma or other medical condition that adversely affects the microvascular blood supply.
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As the FDA recommends “Anyone with an existing inventory of the product lot listed should determine whether they have product from the recalled lot, quarantine and discontinue distribution of this recalled lot of the product. The announcement continues mentioning that patients should call Cubist to arrange for return and replacement of the affected lot.
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