Omeprazole Recall

Do you or someone you know that the drug, Omeprazole?

Let them know Omeprazole has been recalled…

Zentiva is recalling the above batches of Omeprazole 20mg gastro-resistant capsules because the capsule shells are more brittle than normal. This may result in some capsules breaking as they are removed from blisters.

The brand ‘Zentiva’ is the only one affected. 

If you have any of the follow batches of Zentiva Omeprazole 20mg gastro-resistant capsules, stop taking them and return them to your pharmacy for safe disposal – It is advised not to throw them in your normal household waste.

Product Licence –  17780/0524

Batch Number Expiry date Pack Size First distributed
5ZR2190D Mar 2017 1 x 28 7 Sep 2015
5ZR2191C Mar 2017 1 x 28 2 Oct 2015
5ZR2190E Apr 2017 1 x 28 8 Sep 2015
5ZR2512C Apr 2017 1 x 28 12 Oct 2015


Feel free to pass this on to anyone who may be affected by this recall…

For more information, see the official recall announcement here.

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