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June 13, 2000

Albion Laboratories Recalls Various Bulk Mineral Nutrition Products

Clearfield, UT (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Albion Laboratories Inc., is conducting a recall of various bulk human grade mineral nutrition products, packaged in 55-lb drums, because the products are contaminated with pieces of wire.

The products affected by this recall are:

a) Calcium Citrimal, 20.4% Ca
Lot No. 201011

b) Cardio Health Premix
Lot No. 0090A.

c) Carlson Multi Mineral Glycinate
Lot No. 0087B.

d) Copper Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate, 2.57% Cu
Lot Nos. 0104A, 200881.

e) Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate Buffered
Lot Nos. 200911, 200941, 200951.

f) Magnesium-Calcium (1:1) Tablet Powder
Lot Nos. 0077B, 0112A.

g) Magnesium Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate
Lot No. 201021.

h) Magnesium Citrate, 18.1% Mg
Lot No. 201171.

i) Magnesium Creatine
Lot Nos. 200871, 201181.

j) Male Multi
Lot No. 0112B.

k) Meta Mag #1, 10.5% Mg
Lot No. 201031.

l) Meta Mag #3
Lot Nos. 200841, 200842, 201051, 201101.

m) Mineral Essence Blend
Lot Nos. 0075C, 0087A, 0112C.

n) Potassium Amino Acid Complex
Lot No. 201231.

o) Potassium Aspartame
Lot No. 201151.

p) Solamins Chelated Mineral Blend
Lot Nos. 0125A, 0125B.

q) VM 75 Prime Mineral Blend
Lot Nos. 0090B, 0117A, 117B.

r) Zinc Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate.
Lot Nos. 0101A, 0102A, 200771.

About 42,000 pounds were distributed in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Montana, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Philadelphia, Texas, Utah, Washington state, Wisconsin, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Guatemala, Lebanon and United Kingdom.

This ongoing Class II recall was initiated by the company, by fax and letter on May 17-18, 2000, followed by telephone beginning on May 18, 2000.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #F-480/497-0

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers June 13, 2000.

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