May 31, 2000Afassco Brand Alcohol Prep Pad
City, NV (SafetyAlerts) - The Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Afassco is conducting a recall of
certain Afassco brand Alcohol Prep Pad, 70% Isopropyl Alcohol USP, antiseptic wipes, 24
swabs and 100 swabs per box, because of the lack of assurance of sterility on product
received from Clinipad Corporation.
According to FDA, 282,528 units were
distributed nationwide and affects Order #626 and 2626 - all lot codes.
This ongoing Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by letter mailed beginning on March 24, 2000, followed by
telephone. 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-353-0
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