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Medical Material Quality Control Message

MMQC-19-1050


Message Number: MMQC-19-1050
Released On: 07-Jan-19
Message Class: Informational
Material Type: Vaccine
MMQC\MMI Reference:
FDA Recall Reference:
ECRI Reference:
DLA Reference:
MFG Release Date:

Subject:

BIOTHRAX (ANTHRAX), MDV (10-DOSE) / Joint Vaccine Acquisition Program (JVAP)


Reason / Information:

United States Army Medical Materiel Agency (USAMMA) Distribution Operations Center (DOC) received a complaint from an immunization site regarding pieces of stopper falling into vial upon puncture in a vial of Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed (AVA) BioThraxTM manufactured by Emergent BioSolutions. Place affected lot (FAV578A and FAV585A) in quarantine (On Hold) status until Center for Disease Control and Prevention concludes its investigation to determine if the affected lot is contaminated. Stand by for further instructions.


Disposition / Instructions:

--Quarantine ALL affected lots of Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed (AVA) BioThraxTM Emergent BioSolutions.

--Label quarantined materiel as "DO NOT USE" and segregate the affected vials in the refrigerator.

--For general questions contact US Army Medical Materiel Agency (USAMMA Distribution Operations Center (DOC) at 301-619-4318; DSN 343; 301-676-1184, or FAX 310-619-4468.


Item Information:

NSN (FSC-NIIN): 6505 - 013996828
NDC: 64678021105
Nomenclature: ANTHRAX VACCINE ADSORBED 10 DOSE 5ML VIAL
UI: VI
Manufacturer: EMERGENT BIOSOLUTIONS
Distributor:

LOT / SN:
FAV578A FAV585A


NOTE 1:
LOT#: FAV578A Expiration Date: 27 May 2019

NOTE 2:
LOT#: FAV585A Expiration Date: 24 June 2019


Service/Additional Instructions:


Recall to Retail Level


POC Contact Information:

US AIR FORCE
Email: usaf.detrick.afmoa.mbx.sgmp-scs-alerts@mail.mil
Phone (COMM): 301-619-4183
Phone (DSN): 343-4183
Fax: 301-619-2557

US ARMY
Email: usarmy.detrick.medcom-usamma.mbx.doc@mail.mil
Phone (COMM): 301-619-4198
Phone (DSN): 343-4198
Fax: 301-619-4468

US NAVY
Email: usn.detrick.navmedlogcomftdmd.list.mmqc@mail.mil
Phone (COMM): 301-619-3085
Phone (DSN): 343-3085
Fax: 301-619-2473

USAMMC-E Pharmacy
Email: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.medcom-usammce.list.pharmacy-consultant@mail.mil
Phone (COMM): 49-6331-86-7230
Phone (DSN): 495-7230
Fax:

USCG
Email: Andrew.K.Meagher@uscg.mil
Phone (COMM): 757-628-4338
Phone (DSN):
Fax: 757-628-4337

USFK CUST CONTACT USAMMC-K PHARM
Email: usarmy.carroll.medcom-kor.list.usammc-k-customer-support@mail.mil
Phone (COMM): 011-82-54-970-8340
Phone (DSN):
Fax: KOREAN CELL:010-9232-8824

Additional Message Recipients:

Please ensure dissemination of this information to the following:

Command Channels
Immunization Clinics
Medical Log Officers
Medical Staff
Pharmacy Officers
Supply Officers
Supported Activities/Centers
Vaccince Shot Teams

Message Dissemination Authorization

AF Activities Will Take Action As Prescribed In AFI 41-209, Medical Logistics Support, Chapter 3. For MACOMS & NGB--This Msg Has Been Transmitted To All Designated Subordinate Medical Activities.

See Army Regulation (AR) 40-61, 28 January 2005, Chapter 4, and The Department Of The Army Supply Bulletin (SB 8-75-11) For Applicable Policies and Procedures.

DODD 5105.22 and DODD 6025.13


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