May 31, 2000Sybron Dental Specialties Inc.
Recalls VioNex Antimicrobial Skin Wipes
CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Sybron Dental Specialties, Inc., is
conducting a recall of certain VioNex Antimicrobial skin wipe towelette, (0.5%
Parachlorometaxylenol), because the towelettes manufacturer (Clinipad Company) cannot
assure product meets microbial release specifications.
The recalled VioNex is used to clean
skin when soap and water are not available and can be identified by the Lot Numbers of
903193, 911283, 912850, and 913598.
According to FDA, 2,481.4 cases were
distributed Nationwide, Puerto Rico and in Canada.
This ongoing Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by letter on March 27, 2000. 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-385-0
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