A recall which might affect some people here:
Class 3 Drug Alert (Action Within 5 days): Diazepam 2mg Tablets - Teva UK Limited - EL 13(A)12
CLASS 3 MEDICINES RECALL
Action Within 5 Days
PHARMACY LEVEL RECALL
24 April 2013 EL 13(A)12 Our ref:
Dear Healthcare Professional,
Teva UK Limited
Diazepam 2mg Tablets
Batch number Expiry date Pack size First distributed
010832 Feb 2015 1 x 28 06 Aug 2012
011227 Feb 2015 1 x 28 20 Sep 2012
Teva UK Limited is recalling all remaining stock of the above batches because the results of assays carried out during routine stability studies did not comply with the required specification.
Remaining stocks of these batches should be quarantined and returned to the original supplier for credit. For further stock enquiries please contact Teva UK Customer Service Team on 0800 590502.
For medical information enquiries please contact Teva UK Limited by phone on 0207 5407117 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local area teams are asked to bring this information to the attention of community pharmacists, general practitioners, dental practitioners and extended formulary nurse prescribers by copy of this letter.
Picture is the molecular structure of diazepam/valium.