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September 13, 2000

Butyl-P-Aminobenzoate Injection Recall

Fort Worth, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Medical Center Pharmacy is recalling its Butyl-P-Aminobenzoate Injection because of misbranding - product on withdrawn list for compounding.

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

Butyl-P-Aminobenzoate Injection, (Butamben (2.5% (25 mg/mL), in Methocel E-4, 1%, 10 mL amber vials, Rx compounded parenteral drug.

Recall #D-452-0.

0400060, 0400052, 0500130.

Medical Center Pharmacy, Fort Worth, Texas.

Manufacturer, by letter July 5, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.


17 bottles were distributed.

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