THYROID MEDICATION RECALL

The American Veterinary Association announced a recall this morning for thyroid medications.

The American Veterinary Association announced a recall this morning for thyroid medications from manufacturers Lloyd, Vedco and Clipper. The thyroxine products were recalled over “incorrect in-process specification for blend uniformity criteria.”

Please view the video for important information on hypo-thyroidism symptoms in dogs. Also: Golden Retrievers are especially susceptible to hypo-thyroidism.
Recalled product list:
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.3mg in 1000 ct NDC# 11789-253-20 KB15711
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.3mg in 120ct NDC#11789-253-10 KB15711
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 1.0mg in 1000ct NDC# 11789-268-20 KB17311
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 1.0mg in 120ct NDC# 11789-268-10 KB17311
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.7mg in 1000ct NDC# 11789-257-20 KB18011
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.7mg in 120ct NDC# 11789-257-10 KB18011
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.2mg in 1000ct NDC# 11789-252-20 KA16611
• Lloyd Thyro Tab 0.2mg in 120ct NDC# 11789-252-10 KA16611
• Vedco Thyrosyn Tab 0.8mg in 1000ct NDC# 50989-204-53 KD11711, KD11711A
• Vedco Thyrosyn Tab 0.3mg in 1000ct NDC# 50989-201-53 KB13611, KB13611A
• Vedco Thyrosyn Tab 0.3mg in 180ct NDC# 50989-201-86 KB13611, KB13611A
• Vedco Thyrosyn Tab 0.7mg in 180ct NDC# 50989-283-86 KB18011, KB18011A
• Clipper Thyrozine Tab 0.3mg in 1000ct NDC# 57319-333-16 KB13611, KB13611a, KB15711
• Clipper Thyrozine Tab 0.3mg in 180ct NDC# 57319-333-31 KB15711F
• Clipper Thyrozine Tab 0.7mg in 1000ct NDC# 57319-337-16 KB18011
• Clipper Thyrozine Tab 0.7mg in 180ct NDC# 57319-337-31 KB18011F, KB18011FA

If your dog takes any of these medications, please consult your veterinarian for further options.

 

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