Hospira Carpuject pre-filled cartridges—drug alert: products may contain more than the intended fill volume.
This announcement raises awareness of pre-filled medication cartridges that may be overfilled, thereby increasing the risk of overdose. The FDA recommends that practitioners confirm the dosage prior to dispensing and administering the medication.
MedWatch Safety Alert. Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration; May 23, 2012.