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Pfizer recall two batches of migraine drug Relpax

04:20 EDT 16 Aug 2019 | Pharmafile

Pfizer has recalled two lots of its migraine drug Relpax over concerns about microbiological contamination.

In a statement on the FDA website, Pfizer said: “Individuals who consume oral products contaminated with microorganisms are at risk of bacterial dissemination from the gut to the bloodstream potentially resulting in serious, life- threatening infections.”

However the firm said the risk of infection was low for the general population. The risk may be higher for those with compromised immune systems, cystic fibrosis and chronic granulomatous disease.

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