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December 6, 2000

Caffeine Free Dr. Pepper Recalled

Houston, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Dr. Pepper Bottling Company of Houston is recalling certain Caffeine Free Dr. Pepper.  The product contains aspartame and high fructose corn syrup when it should only contain high fructose corn syrup.

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

Caffeine Free Dr. Pepper, in 12-ounce cans.

Recall #F-055-1.

H4H110155 through H4H110330 consecutively where last four digits represent military time of pack on August 11, 2000. code appears on bottom of can.

Dr. Pepper Bottling Company of Houston, Houston, Texas.

Manufacturer, by visit starting on September 12, 2000.
Update 12/12/00: The FDA has now stated that this is considered a **completed recall.

**Completed recall: While the FDA has completed processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been fully accounted for.


8,320 12-packs were distributed.

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers December 6, 2000.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

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