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May 31, 2000

Warner Lambert Recalls Certain Lots of Zantac

Morris Plains, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that the Consumer Healthcare Division of Warner-Lambert is recalling Zantac (Ranitidine Tablets), 75 mg, 4 tablet units, OTC acid reducer, manufactured by Glaxo Wellcome, because the product fails appearance of specification due to container/packaging deviation.

The product can be identified by Lot #8ZP1066 EXP 06/01. UPC 3-12547-68404-0.

FDA stated in its report that 10,924 cases were distributed nationwide.

This ongoing Class III recall was initiated by the company, by letter dated April 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-389-0

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

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