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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of November 13, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Virbac Iverhart Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel) Flavored Chewables, 68 mcg Ivermectin and 57 mg pyrantel as pamoate salt, 6 chewables/box, Recommended for dogs up to 25 lbs. ANADA 200-302. Manufactured by Virbac A, Inc, Fort Worth, TX. VETIQ Heart Shield plus (ivermectin/pyrantel), 68 mcg Ivermectin and 57 mg pyrantel as pamoate salt, 6 chewables/box, Recommended for dogs up to 25 lbs. Packaged 6 flavored chewables per blister pack. ANADA 200-302, NDC 49994-105-06. Manufactured for: TruRx, LLC, Eagle, ID. Worm Shield (ivermectin/pyrantel) Flavored Chewables, 68 mcg Ivermectin and 57 mg pyrantel as pamoate salt, 6 chewables/blister pack, Recommended for dogs up to 25 lbs. ANADA 200-302. Manufactured for: Schuyler LLC, Portland, OR.
Recall Number V-004-2014
Classification Class III
Code Info Lot numbers and expiration dates of recalled product failing ivermectin potency: Iverhart Plus- 120092, 10/2013; 120397, 12/2013 and 120398, 11/2013. Wormshield- 120397, 12.2013. Heartshield- NONE Lot numbers and expiration dates of recalled product with passing potentcy but expected to fail: Iverhart Plus- 120195, 02/2014 and 120798, 02/2014. Wormshield- 120195, 02/2014. Heartshield- 120798, 02/2014.
Product Distributed Qty 40,920/10/6 tablet-blister pack/display boxes
Reason For Recall The products were identified during an ongoing investigation and testing as being out-of-specification for Ivermectin potency.

Event Detail

Event Id 66017
Product Type Veterinary
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Virbac Corporation
City Bridgeton
State MO
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-08-09
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Distribution was made to CA, FL, HI, IA, IN, KS, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NE, NJ, NM, OK, OR, PA, TN, TX, WI, Firm also distributed to PR.
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