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November 17, 2000

Mumps Skin Test Antigen Recalled

Swiftwater, PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Aventis Pasteur, Inc. is recalling one lot of Mumps Skin Test Antigen.   Results of routine stability testing conducted by the manufacturer found that the potency of the lot had fallen below the product specification prior to the product’s expiration date.

The quantity and distribution of the recalled product was not included in the FDA report.

Mumps Skin Test Antigen

Lot Number / Expiration Date:
U0225AA 5/22/2001

Aventis Pasteur, Inc.
Swiftwater, PA

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA

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