February 28, 2001Medi-Tussin DM (OTC) Recalled
MI (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Perrigo is recalling
certain lots of its (OTC) Medi-Tussin DM Cough Suppressant/Expectorant because the Tussin
DM product is mislabeled as Tussin CF on the bottles.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
(OTC) Medi-Tussin DM Cough Suppressant/Expectorant, (Dextromethorphan HBr, USP 10
mg/Guaifenesin, USP 100 mg), in 8 Fl. Oz. Bottles.
9HD0020 mfr. Date 8/5/99, esp. 8/2002;
9GD0132 mfr. Date 7/15/99, exp. 7/2002;
0GD0326 mfr. Date 8/3/00, exp. 5/2003;
9GD0369 mfr. Date 8/1/99, exp. 7/2002;
9HD0021 mfr. Date 8/5,6/99, exp. 8/2002;
0GD0379 mfr. Date 8/1/00, exp. 5/2003.
Perrigo, Allegan, MI.
Manufacturer, by telephone on 10/6/00 and by telephone and letter on 10/24/00.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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