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February 28, 2001

(OTC) Adult Low Strength Enteric Coated Aspirin Recalled

Carson, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Leiner Health Products, Inc. is recalling certain lots of (OTC) Adult low strength enteric coated aspirin tablets because of superpotency.

This is the first public notice of this Class III recall issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
(OTC) Adult low strength enteric coated aspirin tablets, 81 mg, 120 unit bottles.

Recall #D-099-1.

CODE:
0032636; 0032637; 0032856; 0032858; 0033126; 0033127; 0033129; 0033203; 0033204; 0033459; 0043676; 0043691 and 0066784.

MANUFACTURER:
Time-Cap, Inc., Farmington, NY.

RECALLED BY:
Leiner Health Products, Inc., Carson, CA., by letter on 11/30/2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION:
MN, PA, NY, NC, MA, OH, CA, WA, CO, MD, AZ, OR, AR, FL.

QUANTITY:
109,716 bottles of 120 tablets each.

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 please click here.

 
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