CAS Alerts

Here are safety alerts sent out to all staff in date order for easy access:

220622 PCCA Limited, Ketamine 50mg in 5ml Oral Solution and Ketamine 100mg in 5ml Oral Solution (unlicensed medicines), CLMR (22)A/04

220622 Class 2 Medicines Recall: Bristol Laboratories Limited, Phenobarbital 60 mg Tablets

220806 Class 4 Medicines Defect Information: OxyContin 20 mg prolonged release tablets, EL (22)A/27

220806 Company led medicines recall: Consilient Health UK Ltd, Invita D3 800 IU Soft Capsules, CLMR (22)A/03

220519 Monkeypox information for primary care (

220406 Drug Alert NaPSA – Inadvertent oral administration of potassium permanganate April 2022

220330 Class 2 Medicines Recall: Pfizer Limited, Accuretic 10/12.5 mg film-coated tablets, EL (22)A/16

220303 MHRA Class 4 Medicines Defect Information: Atnahs Pharma UK Limited, Naprosyn Tablets (all strengths), Naprosyn EC 250mg Gastro-Resistant Tablets, Naprosyn EC 500mg Gastro-Resistant 

220127 Myocarditis and Pericarditis after COVID-19 Vaccination – Clinical management Guidance

220124 Colorectal 2 Week Wait (2WW) suspected cancer pathway and referral process 

220110 TIAA – Fraud Alert – Healthcare – Fake Emails regarding NI number (Dec 2021) (2)

211221 COVID-19 workload prioritisation guide for general practice

211220 nMABs_AV Community RPS

211220 CMDU Standard Operating Procedure V.1.1 Highlighted Changes

211220 COVID-19 treatment referral form final v-4-17122021

211220 GP letter re COVID treatments_091221 (1)

211215 Prazosin (Hypovase) 500mcg tablets Supply Discruption Alert

211215 COVID-19 Therapeutic Alert (2)

211209 TIAA – Fraud Alert – All Sectors – Festive Fraud (December 2021) ALLSTAFF.pdf

211111 Class 2 medicine recall cold and flu capsules various 

211019 Class 2 Medicine recall Pfizer tablets all strengths

220921 update guidance Sept 21 B0960-optimising-blood-testing-primary-care (1)

210915 Class 4 Medicines Defect Information

210906 g147_national-minimum_retesting_intervals_in_pathology.pdf

210906 B0933-bd-blood-collection-supply-disruption

210804 Supply Disruption Alert – Glipizide (Miniodiab) 5mg Tablets

210804 Supply Disruption – Tinzaparin Sodium

210722 PPE & Heat – Risk Of Heat Stress

21/08/12 Class 2 Medicine Recall

210701 Class 2 Medicines Recall – Kyowa Kirin Limited, Xomolix 2.5 mg/ml solution for injection

210629 Covid-19 Therapeutic Alert – Palivizumab Passive Immunisation Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (Rsv) In At Risk Pre-Term Infants

210628 Dexamethasone 0.1% (Maxidex) 5ml Eye Drops – Supply Disruption Alert

210628 COVID-19 Vaccine Moderna and PfizerBioNTech COVID-19 vaccine – myocarditis and pericarditis– revisions to the product information

210628 Champix (Varenicline) 0.5mg And 1mg Tablets – Supply Disruption

210609 Safety Alert – PPE and Heat Stress

210329 Serious Shortage Protocol_Competact 15mg_850mg Tablets

210325 Medicine Supply Notification__Voriconazole 40mg per ml oral suspension

210323 Patient Alert Notice – Opioid Seeking Individual

210309 Serious Shortage Protocol_Salazopyrin EN Tabs 500mg

210304 Supply Disruption Alert_Repaglinide Tablets

210304 Supply Disruption Alert_Morphine Sulphate Prolonged Release Granules

210215 Supply Disruption Alert_Phyllocontin 225mg and 350mg modified release tablets

210209 Fraud Alert – Fake HMRC Emails

210208 Drug Alert Medicines Recall_Grünenthal Ltd, Palexia 20 mgml Oral Solution

210128 Safety Alert_COVID-19 Therapeutic Alert

210126 Fraud Alert – COVID-19 Fake Vaccination Text

210104 Supply Disruption Alert Update_ Lithium Carbonate_Priadel

201109 Immediate Actions in response to Mink-Variant SARS-CoV-2 Virus in Denmark

200910 Drug Alert_Defect Information Zopiclone

200817 Safety Alert – Steroid Emergency Card

200724 Drug Alert – Illicit or Fake Benzodiazepines

200720 Drug Alert_Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd Ibuprofen

200706 Medical Device Alert_Abbott Trifecta Valve

200702 Drug Alert_Mepacrine Hydrochloride 100mg tablets

200616 Fraud-Alert COVID-19 NHS Test and Trace (June 2020)

200616 Fraud Alert COVID-19 Related Scams (May 2020)

200602 Supply Disruption Alert_Danazol 100mg and 200mg capsules

200602 Supply Disruption Alert_Zyban 150mg prolonged release tablets

200521 Drug Alert – Serious Shortage Protocol – fluoxetine 40mg capsules

200518 CAS Alert – Influenza Season 2019_20 Ending The Prescribing And Supply Of Antiviral Medicines

200518 Drug Alert – Emerade 500 micrograms solution for pre-filled syringe

200519 Safety Alert – Possible Cervical Screening Text Messaging Scam