At A Glance
- This Alert Affects
- Patients injured from the tainted Digitek in 2007 or 2008 before the recall. Patients may have either taken the .125 mg or .25 oral dosages.
- Digitek has been linked to heart attack, slow heartbeat, cardiac instability, sudden cardiac death and renal infarction.
- Actavis Totowa LLC
- Additional Details
- Digitek is prescribed for congestive heart failure and cardiac arrest caused by ventricular tachycardia. It increases the amount of calcium in the heart's cells to create a stronger heartbeat.
- Digitek was recalled on Apri 25, 2008.