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May 24, 2000

Southern Respiratory Inc. Recalls Medical Oxygen

Naples, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Southern Respiratory Inc., is conducting a recall of oxygen USP, Rx in E, D, and M-6 Compressed Cylinders because of current good manufacturing deviations and complaints related to "chlorine-like odor".

The E cylinders are coded 0260001 and 0260002, the D cylinders are coded 0260002 and the M-6 cylinders are coded 0260002.

FDA stated in its report that 31 cylinders were distributed in Florida.

This Class III recall was initiated by the company, by telephone on February 10-11, 2000.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.  The FDA has stated that Southern Respiratory has completed all required recall procedures.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #d-361-0

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

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