Drug Recall


Valued Client,HPS Pharmacies wish to advise that Sanofi-Aventis Australia Pty Ltd, in consultation with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) have given notice of a drug recall of Epilim® EC 200mg Tablets (ARTG 15369).

The affected batches are:

Batch Number


L001 September 2016
L002 September 2016


This recall is in response to packaging issues which may cause deterioration of the tablets due to exposure to moisture.

Please inspect your stocks and quarantine all products from the batches listed above for return to your supplier for a refund.

Retain this notice in a prominent position, including in other related business units for one month. Report any problems identified with medicines, vaccines or medical devices to the TGA.

Should you require further information regarding this matter, please contact your pharmacist at HPS Pharmacies, or Sanofi-Aventis Australia on 1800 152 416.

Information regarding expected dates for supply may vary subject to delays which are out of our control. HPS Pharmacies does not accept responsibility for such changes but will endeavour to keep our clients updated as information is made available from drug manufacturers or wholesalers.

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