Product Recall – Purevax RCP FeLV and Purevax RCP Suspension for Injection

27th March 2024

26th March 2024

Dear Customer,

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health UK Limited is recalling stock of the products listed in the table below. This recall has been requested by the manufacturer due to the potential presence of microcracks at the neck of some vials. See attached letter dated 22nd March 2024.


NVS Product Code(s) Product Description Affected Batch Number
167332 Purevax® RCP FeLV lyophilisate and solvent for suspension for injection F36880
(Expiry: 06/11/2024) 

(Expiry: 24/11/2024)


167356 Purevax® RCP lyophilisate and solvent for suspension for injection F36877
(Expiry: 30/11/2024)



What to do next – Please examine your stock immediately and take the following steps.

I have the affected product

  • Quarantine the product.
  • If you have any of the affected stock, then please contact our Customer Services Team on 01782 771111 (Option 3) to arrange the return of the products.
  • This affected product will only be accepted until 26th April 2024, after this date we will not accept this product.

I do not have this product

  • Unless you’ve received an email notification that our records indicate you may have this product, no further action is required.

If you require any further information, please contact our Customer Service Department on 01782 771 111.

Kind regards,

Andrew Duxbury

(Responsible Person)