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Product name Losartan Potassium and Ezetimibe prescription drug bottles
Description This recall involves bottles of prescription medications Losartan Potassium and Ezetimibe from Sandoz with certain lot numbers. The recalled bottles have Sandoz, the name of the medication, dosage, and NDC on the front of the bottle labels and the lot number and expiration date on the side of the bottle labels. The recall includes the following: Recalled Prescription Drugs - NDC Numbers / Lot Numbers (Expiration Date). Ezetimibe 10mg Tablets - 30 count bottle - NDC Number 0781-5690-31 / Lot Numbers: JE4491, JE4492, JE4493, and JE4495 (Aug-2020); JG0308, JG0310, JG0311, JG0312, JG5061, and JG5063 (Sep-2020); JK8921, JK8922, JK8923, JK8924, JL5535, JM2253, JM2254, JM2255, JM2257, JM2258, JM2259, JM5986, and JM5987(Oct-2020). Ezetimibe 10mg Tablets - 90 count bottle - NDC Number - 0781-5690-92 / Lot Numbers: JE4481 (Aug-2020), JG0249 (Sep-2020), JK8989 (Oct-2020), and JN0764 (Jan-2021). Losartan Potassium 50mg Tablets - 30 count bottle - NDC Number 0781-5701-31 / Lot Number: HV9471 (Feb-2020). 
Problem The prescription drug packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a poisoning risk if swallowed by children. 
Distribution Clinics and pharmacies nationwide as a prescribed medicine. The container was included in the price of the medication, which varied based on quantities prescribed, health insurance terms and other factors. 
Company Sandoz 800-525-8747; web site 
Dates sold July 2018 through August 2019 
Date posted 08/29/2019 
Additional information For additional information, visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's news release at 

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