January 11, 2000Med-Pro, Inc. Recalls Potassium
Chloride (Klor-Con) Packets
Lexington, NE (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Gretna Drug Co. is recalling Potassium Chloride
(Klor-Con) Packets because the exterior plastic holding packet incorrectly labels the
product as 20 mEq granules not 10 mEq tablets.
The recalled Potassium Chloride
(Klor-Con) Packets, 20mEq/4-ounce packets, Rx, NDC #0245-0035-01, have the lot numbers o
f18264 1 EXP 2/01 and 18308 1 EXP 4/01.
According to FDA, 100 boxes
containing 100 packets each were distributed in Colorado.
This ongoing Class III recall
was initiated by Med-Pro, Inc. by telephone on October 4, 1999. 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.
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