Veterinary Medicines Directorate
We wish to make wholesalers and veterinary surgeons aware that the VMD has been notified that Vetpharma Animal Health SL has issued a recall of two batches of the veterinary sedative Hipnoton 10 mg/ml Solution for Injection for Horses and Cattle (Vm 32509/4007).
A high incident rate of lack of efficacy has been reported for batches:
The marketing authorisation holder is Vetpharma Animal Health SL and the product is distributed in the UK by Bimeda.
You should contact the Bimeda sales team for queries in relation to return of this product; Tel 01248 725400.
For further information on the batch recall, contact Vetpharma Animal Health; Tel +34 618 277 597.