January 5, 2000Certain Lots of Ibuprofen
Tablets Recalled for 'Super-Potency'
Allegan, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Perrigo Company has recalled certain lots of its
200mg. Ibuprofen Tablets because of super-potency - some tablets may be oversized.
This onging Class III recall was initiated
by the manufacturer, by letter dated September 29, 1999. This is the first public
notice issued by the FDA.
Product described as:
Ibuprofen Tablets, 200 mg, bottles of 100, OTC pain reliever. Lot #9GE0151.
4,200 bottles were distributed
FDA recall #D-188-0.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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