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November 3, 2000

Voluntary Recall of Allergenic Extract -Tuna, for Scratch, Prick or Puncture Testing

Spokane, WA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Hollister-Stier Laboratories LLC is conducting a voluntary recall one lot of Allergenic Extract -Tuna because the product was recalled due to lack of assurance of sterility.

While the required sterility tests results were acceptable following manufacture of this lot, a subsequent review of the test results and an associated internal investigation resulted in questions regarding the conclusions made at the time of release.

This is the first public notice issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
Allergenic Extract -Tuna, for Scratch, Prick or Puncture Testing

DATE RECALL INITIATED:
October 3, 2000

LOT NUMBER / EXPIRATION DATE:
B18J3824 10/23/2001

MANUFACTURER:
Hollister-Stier Laboratories LLC
3525 North Regal Street
Spokane, WA 99220-3145

QUANTITY and DISTRIBUTION:
Not released in FDA report.

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

 
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