March 21, 2000A&Z Pharmaceutical Recalls
Antacid Calcium Regular Strength
Hauppauge, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that A&Z Pharmaceutical is recalling Antacid
Calcium Regular Strength because of Mislabeling. The supplement facts labeling panel
incorrectly lists calcium level per serving at 4000 mg.
According to the FDA, approximately
14,000, 150 tablet bottles of the 500 mg, over-the-counter medicine (NDC 62211-024-02),
was distributed nationwide. The recalled bottles bear the Lot Numbers of 9D02410 -
EXP 05/2001 and 9K02413 - EXP 10/2002
This ongoing Class III recall
was initiated by A&Z Pharmaceutical, Inc., by letters on November 4-5, 1999, and
December 8, 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.
FDA Recall #d-250-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers March 21, 2000.
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