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September 20, 2000

Levsinex(tm) Capsules Recalled for Mislabeling

Lexington, NE (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Med-Pro, Inc.  is recalling its Levsinex(tm) Capsules a Rx for use as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of peptic ulcer because Insert incorrectly states product has a clear capsule body and contains beadlets, product actually has a white capsule body and contains a tablet.

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

Levsinex(tm) Capsules (Hyoscyamine Sulfate, USP), 0/375 mg, Timecap Extended Release, Rx for use as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of peptic ulcer. NDC #0091-3537-01.

Recall #D-464-0.

Lot #02580K EXP 2002.

Schwarz Pharma, Seymour, Indiana.

Med-Pro, Inc., Lexington, Nebraska, by telephone on August 11, 2000, and by letter dated August 15, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

New York.

299 bottles were distributed.

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