Glaxo Wellcome UK Ltd are also recalling some Seretide Accuhalers because a manufacturing issue has resulted in a small number of units not delivering the full number of doses.
The Seretide Accuhalers affected are the 60 dose packs with a 50 microgram / 250 microgram dose with lot number 5K8W and an expiry date of April 2019.
The surgery has identified that some patients have been prescribed these devices during the period in question and is making efforts to contact them. Other patients may have been issued them via a pharmacy or respiratory team and may not have been identified by the surgery.
This is NOT a patient level recall and as such these devices do not need to be returned however if patients have any concerns then they should either contact the practice on 01451 8306025 or their local pharmacist.