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September 20, 2000

Tri-Nasal (Triamcinolone acetonide, USP) Nasal Spray Recalled

Tewksbury, MA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Muro Pharmaceutical, Inc., is recalling its Tri-Nasal (Triamcinolone acetonide, USP) Nasal Spray because of leaking containers.

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

Tri-Nasal (Triamcinolone acetonide, USP) Nasal Spray, 50 mcg, 15 mL, 120 metered sprays, Rx indicated for the treatment of nasal symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis in adults and children older than 12 years of age. NDC #0451-5050-15.

Recall #D-458-0.

Lot Numbers: 00305 EXP 11/01, 00306 EXP 12/01, 00105, 00205, 00406 and 00506, all EXP 11/02 (physician samples).

Muro Pharmaceutical, Inc., Tewksbury, Massachusetts.

Manufacturer, by letter on August 29, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.


134,138 units were distributed.

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