March 21, 2001Trecator®-SC Sugar-Coated
VA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories has recalled certain
lots of Trecator®-SC Sugar-Coated Tablets because of dissolution failure.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
(Rx) Trecator®-SC Sugar-Coated Tablets (Ethionamide), 250mg, 100 count.
LOT NO. 3990893, Exp. 11/04.
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Rouses Point, NY.
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Richmond, VA., by letters dated 2/12/01. Firm-initiated recall
Nationwide and Sweden, New Zealand, and Czech Republic.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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