May 24, 2000Alpharma USPD Inc. Recalls
Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution
MD (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Alpharma USPD Inc. is conducting a recall of
Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution, 0.083%, in 3 ml unit dose vials, because the
exterior holding carton incorrectly labeled as Ipratropium (vials inside correctly
The recalled Albuterol Sulfate
Inhalation Solution is a prescription used for the prevention and relief of bronchospasm
and bears the Lot number of A9H045 EXP 8/01.
FDA stated in its report that 2,340
vials were distributed in New York and Missouri. The firm estimates none remains on
This Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by letter on March 3, 2000. This is the first public
notice issued by the FDA. The FDA report stated that the company has completed all
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #d-348-0
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