Baby on Board? Recalled Birth Control Pills
Written By: Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, Ruffo & Giuffra LLP
Pfizer announced a January 2012 recall of two birth control pills: Norgestrel 0.3 mg/Ethinyl Estradiol 0.03 mg and LO/OVRAL® 28. The FDA website has specific lot numbers as well as your pharmacist. Pfizer noted "some blister packs may contain an inexact count of inert or active ingredient tablets and that the tablets may be out of sequence."
Our firm has been contacted by clients who have had an unexpected pregnancy and are concerned that the pills they took were not properly packaged and they were not receiving the pills with active