February 9, 2001Femgest (OTC) Recalled in 20
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that NBTY, Inc. is recalling Femgest ô Progesterone
Cream, 2 oz (57 g) jars and 1.5 teaspoon units in pink sample blister packages because of
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
(OTC) Femgest ô Progesterone Cream, 2 oz (57 g) jars and 1.5 teaspoon units in pink
sample blister packages.
2 oz. Jars: LOT NOS. 13410, 13449, 13576, & 13559; Product No.5717. Sample blister
packs: Lot No.13410; Product No. 5616.
Home Health, Bohemia, NY. (A subsidiary of NBTY, Inc.).
NBTY, Inc., Bohemia, NY, by telephone on 11/30/00 and a follow up "Urgent
Recall" letter on 12/8/00. Firm-ititiated recall ongoing.
NY, NJ, MA, CT, NH, MD, MI, IN, GA, FL, TX, AZ, IA, WI, UT, CO, MO, OR, WA, CA.
Approximately 30,000/2 ounce jars and 50,000 blister packs.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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to SafetyAlerts subscribers February
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