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July 18, 2000

Vicoprofen Tablets Tablets Recalled by Knoll Pharmaceutical Company

Mt. Olive, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Knoll Pharmaceutical Company is conducting a recall of certain Vicoprofen(r) Tablets because some bottles have partially illegible lot numbers and/or expiration dates.

Vicoprofen(r) Tablets (hydrocodone bitartrate 7.5 mg and ibuprofen 200 mg), in 500-count bottles, Rx.

NDC #0044-723-03. Recall #D-428-0.  Class III

Lot #0000060685 EXP 10/01.

Knoll Pharmaceutical Company, Whippahy, New Jersey.

Knoll Pharmaceutical Company, Mt. Olive, New Jersey, by letter on April 28, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.


3,475 bottles were distributed.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers July 18, 2000.

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