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Posted: 18th September 2020

Prednidale tablets recalled over 'microbial contamination'
The VMD has issued a product defect recall alert for two batches of Predinale 5 mg tablets.
Recall applies to two batches of Prednidale 5 mg tablets.

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) has issued a product defect recall alert for two batches of Prednidale 5 mg tablets for dogs and cats, used in the treatment of inflammatory and allergic conditions.

In a press release, the VMD writes that the product, manfactured by Dechra Veterinary Products, is being recalled owing to 'microbial contamination'. The recall applies to the following batches only:

119501 Predinale 5mg Tablets Expiry July 2021
120633 Predinale 5mg tablets Expiry October 2021

The VMD states: 'Dechra Veterinary Products is contacting wholesale dealers and veterinary surgeons to examine inventory immediately and quarantine products subject to this recall.'

More information about the recall is available via Ms Carol Morgan at carol.morgan@dechra.com

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