May 31, 2000Aventis Recalls Allegra-D
Due to Mislabling
City, MS (SafetyAlerts) - The Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Aventis Pharmaceuticals is conducting a
recall of Allegra-D Extended-Release Tablets, (Fexofenadine HCL 60 mg and Pseudoephedrine
HCL 120 mg), in 100 tablet bottles, Rx. DC #0088-1090-47 - because the expiration
date incorrectly declared (June 2001 instead May 2001).
The product is coded with the Lot
Numbers: #1017145 EXP 6/01.
FDA stated in its report that 12,556
bottles were distributed nationwide. FDA indicated in its report that the company
had completed all requirements for the recall.
This Class III recall
was initiated by the company, by letter dated January 18, 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-386-0
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