Aug 1, 2000Tricana Capsules Recalled
PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that J.N.G. Sports Distributors is conducting a
recall of Tricana Capsules because the product is an unapproved new drug product which
contains tiratricol (Thyroid Hormone).
Tricana (tm) Capsules (Metabolic Hormone Analogue), 1g, in bottles of 90, OTC, marketed as
a dietary supplement to treat obesity.
Recall #D-437-0. Class I
Lot Number 00201, EXP 02/02.
J.N.G. Sports Distributors, Bloomburg, Pennsylvania, by letter on April 7, 2000.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.
Approximately 11,359 bottles were; firm estimated that very little to no product remained
on the market at time of recall initiation.
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 August 1,
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