Pfizer Australia — Dilantin (phenytoin sodium) 30 & 100mg capsule bottles and Dilantin (phenytoin) Infatabs 50mg tablet bottle

What are the defects?

It has been identified that bottles of Dilantin have been supplied with child-resistant caps that may not engage or otherwise be properly secured.

What are the hazards?

The contents of the bottles may be accessed and swallowed by children if the Child Resistant Closure mechanism is not engaged/secured.

What should consumers do?

If a patient cannot engage/secure the Child Resistant Closure, they should return the bottle to their pharmacy for a replacement.

Consumers can contact Pfizer on 1800 675 229 for further information.

Pfizer Australia
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Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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