Forty-three lots of the blood pressure medication Losartan are being recalled.

The two recalls, 40 for the first and an additional three for the second, are for the 25mg, 50mg, and 100mg dosages.

The medications contain trace amounts of N-Nitroso N-Methyl 4-amino butyric acid (NMBA), a potential human carcinogen.

Losartan is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure.

This follows a Losartan recall in November, 2018 by Sandoz.

People with the affected products should return them to the dispensing pharmacy.

Those with questions regarding this recall can contact Stericycle at 1-888-275-0506, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm CST.

Patients should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using this drug product.

Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging's recall includes the following lot numbers:

Losartan Potassium, USP, 25mg  NDC 68645-577-54
Losartan Potassium, USP, 50mg NDC 68645-578-54
Losartan Potassium, USP, 100mg NDC 68645-579-54

The affected Losartan Potassium includes 40 repackaged lots numbers which are listed below:

LEGACY NDC# Name and Strength Count Legacy Lot # Expiry
68645-577-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 25 mg 30 180952 10/2019
68645-577-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 25 mg 30 180953 12/2019
68645-577-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 25 mg 30 181086 09/2019
68645-577-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 25 mg 30 181572 01/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 180921 09/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 180922 10/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 180923 11/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 180924 11/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181118 11/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181119 10/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181407 11/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181408 12/2019
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181573 02/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181725 02/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181726 02/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181948 03/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 181960 02/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 182385 03/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 182386 03/2020
68645-578-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 50 mg 30 182387 03/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 180886 11/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 180887 12/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 180888 12/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 180905 12/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181123 09/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181124 10/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181125 08/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181351 11/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181352 12/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181551 11/2019
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181628 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181629 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181727 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181728 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181890 03/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181891 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 181897 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 182114 03/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 182119 06/2020
68645-579-54 Losartan Potassium Tablets USP 100 mg 30 182120 06/2020