February 22, 2001Acyclovir for Injection Recalled
PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories is
recalling certain lots of ACYCLOVIR FOR INJECTION because of discoloration.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
a) ACYCLOVIR FOR INJECTION 500 MG, 10 ML VIAL, NDC 59911-2465-02,
RX. Recall #D-084-1.
b) ACYCLOVIR FOR INJECTION 1 GRAM, 10 ML VIAL, NDC 59911-2466-02,
RX. Recall #D-085-1.
a) Lot No. 425-001, Exp. Date 2/01;
Lot No. 425-419 Exp. Date 4/01;
Lot No. 464-769 Exp. Date 7/01;
b) Lot No. 425-020 Exp. Date 1/01;
Lot No. 425-420 Exp. Date 1/01;
Lot No. 426-039 Exp. Date 1/01.
Lederle Parenterals, Inc., Carolina, PR.
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, PA, by letter on 12/27/00. Firm-initiated recall
Approximately 13,121 units.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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