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August 16, 2000

Marquee Brand Menthol Sore Throat Spray Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Allegan, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) stated in a report released yesterday that the Perrigo Company of Allegan, Michigan, is conducting a recall of its Marquee brand Menthol Sore Throat Spray because the product is missing the tamper resistant protection.

This is the first public notice of this Class III recall issued by the FDA.

Marquee brand Menthol Sore Throat Spray (Pehnol 1.4%), OTC, in 6-fluid ounce bottles.

Recall #D-446-0.

Lot #9JV0178 EXP 8/01.

Perrigo Company, Allegan, Michigan.

Manufacturer, by telephone on January 28, 2000. Firm-initiated recall complete.


10,452 bottles were distributed.

Questions concerning these recalls may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

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