Entresto (sacubitril valsartan) – significant event

An incident has recently been reported to Sunderland CCG MO team when a patient was admitted to hospital and was found to have a compliance aid with Entresto (sacubitril valsartan) dispensed into it.

We have been asked by the cardiology team to highlight that Entresto should not be dispensed into a compliance aid. The SPC states the following:

6.4 Special precautions for storage
This medicinal product does not require any special temperature storage conditions.
Store in the original package in order to protect from moisture

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