FDA Announces Advair Diskus: Stolen Product Warning

July 18, 2010

MedWatch

Advair Diskus (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder): Stolen Product Warning

AUDIENCE: Pharmacy, Pulmonology,

ISSUE: Certain Advair Diskus inhalers stolen from a distribution warehouse in 2009 have been found in some pharmacies. The safety and effectiveness of the stolen inhalers cannot be assured and they should not be used. The lot numbers, doses, and quantities of the stolen Advair Diskus inhalers are:
• Lot 9ZP2255 - NDC 0173-0696-00, Advair Diskus 250/50, 60 Dose, Exp: Sep 2010 (14,400 inhalers)
• Lot 9ZP3325 - NDC 0173-0697-00, Advair Diskus 500/50, 60 Dose, Exp: Sep 2010 (11,200 inhalers)