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Some Thyroid Drugs Recalled Over Reduced Potency – WebMD

The recalled drugs were found to contain less than 90% of the drug’s two labeled ingredients to treat hypothyroidism.

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May 04, 2021 — In its third voluntary recall in the past year, Acella Pharmaceuticals has announced a nationwide recall of specific lots of its popular thyroid treatment NP Thyroid tablets USP, this time after routine testing found the pills to be less potent than what the label says.
Specifically, the affected lots were found to contain less than 90% of the drug’s two labeled ingredients to treat hypothyroidism: liothyronine (LT3) and/or levothyroxine (LT4).
The recalled lots include 15 mg, 30…

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