February 28, 2001(Rx) Isosorbide
and (RX) Tramadol Recalled for Tablet Mix Up
TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Veterans Administration-Centralized Mail
Order Pharmacy is recalling certain lots of (RX) Isosorbide Dinitate Tablets, and
(RX) Tramadol HCL tablets because of tablet mix-up. a) Furosemide 40 mg with isosorbide;
Metoprolol b)Tartrate 50 mg with tramadol.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Dinitate Tablets, 10 mg, bottles of 270 tablets.Recall #D-097-1
b)(RX) Tramadol HCL
tablets, 50 mg, bottles of 240 tablets. Recall #D-098-1.
a) Lot No. 12040012, Exp. Date 12-28-01
b) Lot No. 112000TM94, Exp. 11-28-01.
REGISTERED Repacker: Veterans Administration-Centralized Mail Order Pharmacy,
Manufacturer/Registered Repacker by telephone. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
S. Carolina, Virginia, and Kansas.
a)3,700 bottles; b) 200.
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 February
28, 2001. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
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