September 20, 2000Tri-Nasal (Triamcinolone
acetonide, USP) Nasal Spray Recalled
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.
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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