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May 31, 2000

Sanofi Pharmaceutical Recalls NeGram Suspension Manufactured by Bayer

New York, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Sanofi Pharmaceutical is conducting a recall of NeGram Suspension (Nalidixic Acid Oral Suspension, USP), 250 mg/5mL, in 1 pint bottles (Manufactured by Bayer Corporation) - because of superpotency (at stability - 12 months).

The product is a prescription medication indicated for the treatment of urinary tract infections

FDA stated in its report that 1,200 units were distributed Nationwide and in Canada.  The firm estimated that 60 units remained on market at time of recall initiation.

This ongoing Class III recall was initiated by the company, by letter dated April 20, 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-388-0
NDC #0024-1318-06

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers May 31, 2000.

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