December 6, 2000Caffeine Free Dr. Pepper
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.
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.
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