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May 24, 2000

True Care(tm) Stool Softener with Laxative Softgels Recalled

Burnsville, MN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Apothecary Products, Inc. is conducting a recall of True Care(tm) Stool Softener with Laxative Softgels, (Docusate Sodium 100 mg/Casanthranol 30 mg), OTC in bottles of 100, because the labeling fails to declare dosage instructions.

The recalled product bears the Lot numbers 5674A, 5765B, and 5834A.

FDA stated in its report that 1,584 bottles were distributed nationwide

This Class II recall was initiated by the company, by telephone on March 9, 2000.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.  The FDA report stated that the company has completed all recall procedures.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #d-354-0
NDC #57394-254-52

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers May 24, 2000.

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