Two Lots of Baxter's GammaGard Liquid Recalled

June 10, 2010

Baxter BioScience (Deerfield, IL) and the US Food and Drug Administration have notified healthcare professionals of a market withdrawal being conducted as a precautionary measure because of an increased number of adverse event reports of allergic reactions associated with two lots of GammaGard Liquid.

Baxter BioScience (Deerfield, IL) and the US Food and Drug Administration have notified healthcare professionals of a market withdrawal being conducted as a precautionary measure because of an increased number of adverse event reports of allergic reactions associated with two lots of GammaGard Liquid. The lots affected are LE12J370AB and LE12J379AB.

GammaGard Liquid is indicated for the treatment of primary immunodeficiency disorders associated with defects in humoral immunity.