January 11, 2000Gretna Drug Co Recalls
Compressed Medical Oxygen
Indianapolis, IN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Gretna Drug Co. is recalling Compressed Medical
Oxygen, USP, Rx in size D, E and M6 cylinders because of current good manufacturing
practice deviations. These include, but are not limited to, failure to perform
and/or document calibration of the oxygen analyzer.
The recalled cylinders have the lot
12109901, 11229902, 04099902, 08259901, 02229901, 08209901, 08209903, 10069901,
08259901, 11089904, 10069901, 11229903, 08209902, 01199901, 10069902, 05319903, 11089902,
11229904, 12089901 or 12089902
According to FDA, 27 cylinders were
distributed in Virginia.
This Class II recall
was initiated by Gretna Drug Company by telephone on December 16, 1999. This is the
first public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA considers this recall to be complete.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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