March 15, 2000Granutec Recalls Discount Drug
Mart, Bindley Western and Fred's Brand Ibuprofen
Wilson, NC (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Granutec is recalling Ibuprofen Caplets/Tablets
packaged under the Discount Drug Mart, Bindley Western and Fred's label because the carton
and insert do not list the correct inactive ingredients.
The recalled Ibuprofen
Caplets/Tablets in 200 mg strength were sold in 100 and 500 unit bottles in Ohio,
Tennessee and Connecticut.
Each bottle bears one of the
following Lot Numbers:
9071040, 0019547, 9056970, and 9046736.
This ongoing Class III recall
was initiated by Granutec by telephone on February 2 and 3, 2000, and by letters faxed or
mailed on February 3, 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 #d-240-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers March 15, 2000.
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